127 voluntary returnees arrived safely yesterday 2nd April 2019 from Libya and WOCON (represented by Ms. Morenike Omaiboje(Director of Programmes) was invited under the umbrella of Network of CSOs Against Child Trafficking, Child Abuse and Labour "(NACTAL), to attend the press briefing and the profiling of the returnees.
The sixty-third session of the commission on the status of women took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from 11th to 22nd March, 2019. Representative of member states, UN entities and accredited non-governmental organization (NGOs) from all regions of the world attended. The theme for the meeting include :social protection systems , access to public services and sustainable infrastructure for gender equality and also the empowerment of women and girls .There was a review theme of the sixtieth session on women's empowerment and the link to sustainable development.
Women Consortium of Nigeria (WOCON) in collaboration with The Ogun Home Grown School Feeding Program project on Promoting Accountability in Ogun Home Grown Feeding Program (HGSFP) which is sponsored by MacArthur foundation.
About 80 stakeholders from different local government were presence at the meeting for the accountability of the on going school feeding program.
Mrs Adenike Esiet the executive director of Action Health Incoporated(AHI) was Live on sweet fm 107.1fm on the 19th March ,2019 at 9am.
She discussed transparency In government funded projects in communities, the important of transparency,the attitude of communities about government program before Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) Intervention, what has changed and how active community dwellers to ensure sustainability beyond the project duration.
Pictures from makoko community out reach on the 5-12-2018 on Campaign Against Sex Trafficking (C-A-S-T 2018) .. Venue:Makoko round about tabs, Lagos. .... About 40stakeholders including igbo, Hausa and Even Community, the Ashupa of Makoko, the chief Imam, the pastor of Celestial Church of Christ, members of Federation of Muslim Women of Nigeria (FOMWON) , youths, community leaders, market women and the District Police Officer (DPO) were all in attendance.... Presentation given was centred around the following.. 1.Raising Youth as Change Agents .2.
WOCON atNew Era Girls Secondary School, Surulere Lagos, took its school base advocacy to the senior secondary girls of the school which also happens to be the Alma mater of our Director of Programmes, Mrs Morenike Omaiboje.
The Governor of Mrs Morenike Omaiboje's set 1970/1974 Mrs Adenike Bankole and another class mate, Alhaja Longe (both old girls ) were there to grace the occassion .