Oxfam’s Female Food Hero from Nigeria: A Change-Maker in Her Community

“It's about shifting the mindset...medium and small scale farming can generate income."- 2014 Female Food Hero Monica Maigari from Kaduna State, Nigeria  Last week  Oxfam America hosted a Brown Bag Lunch, which couldn't have came at a better time as it was a day after International Women’s Day 2016, to share their Female Food Hero(FFH) Contest . … Continue reading Oxfam’s Female Food Hero from Nigeria: A Change-Maker in Her Community

Building the Capacity of Youth as Leaders of Today -The Kampala Principles for Youth Led Development

Jon-Andreas Solberg and Douglas Ragan co-authored a very enlightening  post on UN-Habitat Youth covering five principles of youth-led development that are being utilized by youth programs globally and has begun to influence policy at the local, national and global level. These principles (listed below) originated from an initiative started in 2007 when representatives from  UN-Habitat´s One Stop Youth … Continue reading Building the Capacity of Youth as Leaders of Today -The Kampala Principles for Youth Led Development