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Would the Rural Women Be Left Behind?

The Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation (ASYARF) committed to leaving no one behind for planet 50/50 by 2030. Would the rural women be left behind?

ASYARF is currently working in rural communities across the country to give rural women’s life a meaning and bridging the gap.

 

 

 

Photos: ASYARF 2018 First Quarter Events

Among other activities, the Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation (ASYARF) members participated in several events within the first quarter of 2018.

MIMUN Russia Delegates, representing ASYARF

ASYARF members were at in Middle School International Model United Nations (MIMUN) in Russia as delegates.

 

ASYARF also participated in the World Bank’s Enabling the Business of Agriculture (EBA) brainstorming meeting civil society organizations at the World Bank headquarters, Abuja.

 

The as role models, the founder and president of Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation, Dr. Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua and some members of the organization were at the Avi-Cenna inter house sports to give hope and inspire the future leaders of Nigeria in line with the foundation’s agenda for young people in Africa.

 

Members of the foundation were part of the Oni of Ife’s Hope Alive Iniative Press Conference on the means of fostering the growth and Sustainable Development Goals of NGO’s at Oriental Hotel, Lekki-Lagos.

Bothered by the rate of poverty among women and children in the land, the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, launched the Hopes Alive Initiative, targeted at the less privileged.

It is an innovation of the House of Oduduwa Foundation under the auspices of His Imperial Majesty.

 

ASYARF At Ocean Conference

The high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development will be convened at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 5 to 9 June 2017, coinciding with World Oceans Day, to support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14.

The Governments of Fiji and Sweden have the co-hosting responsibilities of the Conference.

The Conference aims to be the game changer that will reverse the decline in the health of our ocean for people, planet and prosperity. It will be solutions-focused with engagement from all.

 

Barr Ebokpo John Ifeanyi of Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation (ASYARF) was at the Ocean Conference.

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12th Session of United nations Forum on Forests held at United Nations HQ in New –York, from ASYARF in attendance.

 

12th Session of United nations Forum on Forests held at United Nations HQ in New –York, from 1st-5th May 2017 ASYARF in attendance.

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Cross section of participants at National Youth Summit on Crime Prevention at National Institute of International Affairs, Victoria Island Lagos, ASYARF members were in attendance.

Cross section of participants at National Youth Summit on Crime Prevention at National Institute of International Affairs, Victoria Island Lagos, ASYARF members were in attendance.

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