Group seek legal, policy framework to fight SGBV
To drive the call for policy intervention, address violence against women and girls, grassroots women from marginalised groups have been sensitised to demand accountability from policy makers.
WARDC trains stakeholders to enhance skills, monitoring Nigeria’s SDGs
Civil Society Organisations and Women rights groups have been tasked to enhance their skills to monitor and assess Nigeria’s progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Benchmarks.
Govs frustrating fight against GBV, says CSO
Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC) has accused state governors of frustrating the fight against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in the country.
Women sue Buhari, Malami for affirmative action
Gender rights advocacy groups, including Women Empowerment and Legal Aid (WELA) Initiative, Women Trust Fund (WTF), Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), West Africa, Women Advocates Research and Documentary Centre ...
WARDC demands accelerated justice for victims/survivors of gender-based violence in Lagos State
Owing to the rising cases of gender-based violence against women, the Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC) in collaboration...
CSOs, women groups appeal for extension on 'Call for Memoranda' deadline
A total of 283 Civil Society Organisations and Women groups have appealed for an extension in deadline of Call for Memoranda.
Rape cases: Using reproductive health advocacy to stem the tide
In the wake of incessant cases of rape across the country, experts in reproductive health and rights have urged Nigerian media to embark on enlightenment campaign...
North East states move to pass VAPP bill into law
To end violence against women and children in the North East, Houses of Assembly speakers of the region’s six states are fast-tracking the passage of the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) bill.