Home News

News

RDCs mentored by LITE-Africa showcase their achievements at the GMoU Fair

Leadership Initiative for Transformation and Empowerment (LITE-Africa) has been involved in the Global Memorandum of Understanding (GMoU) processes with Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) providing mentoring and oversight support to two Regional Development Councils (RDCs);...

Human Rights cases against Businesses and Government agencies in job Recruitment in Nigeria

As far as employment and recruitment process is concerned, people remain the core business focus. And as far as people are involved, respect of human rights should be an integral component in recruitment policies...

Business and Human Rights Forum to Strengthen Grievance Mechanisms in Nigeria’s Extractive Sector

LITE-Africa on May 14th 2014, held a Business and Human Rights Forum in Port-Harcourt, River State as part of CORDIAD funded project titled “VPs Accountability” Project. The forum convened about 27 stakholders ranging from representatives of...

Oxfam supports LITE-Africa to provide Enterprise Equipment to Cooperatives groups in the Niger-Delta

Leadership Initiative for Transformation and Empowerment (LITE-Africa) with support from Oxfam Novib is providing enterprise equipments to cooperative groups in four selected communities in Isoko South LGA of Delta State and Yenegoa LGA, Bayelsa...

Building Stakeholders Capacity to Advocate for the Adoption of the VPs in Nigeria

On July 23rd -24th 2014 in Abuja, Leadership Initiative for Transformation and Empowerment (LITE-Africa) hosted a two-day workshop on the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (VP). The workshop which was aimed at increasing the...

WE ARE SOCIAL

2,065FansLike
234FollowersFollow
1,500FollowersFollow

PROJECTS

LITE-Africa Trains Security Officers on the Voluntary Principle on Security and Human rights

In order to ensure that security operatives in Niger Delta carryout their lawful duties within the purview of Human Rights framework, Leadership Initiative for...

LITE-Africa Kick Start Project on Promoting Effective Niger Delta Institutions

On January 22nd 2015, Leadership Initiative for Transformation and Empowerment (LITEAfrica) organised a kick-off meeting for a project entitled “Promoting Effective Niger Delta Institutions...

Strengthening CSOs capacity to promoting Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights

The VPs Accountability project funded by the Catholic Organization for Relief and Development Aid (CORDAID) is a one year project (October2013-September 2014) with an...

LITE-Africa Commissions Oil and Cassava Processing Facilities to Empower Women in Isoko South and...

LITE-Africa as part of its Oxfam Novib Livelihood and Governance (ONLAG) project has commissioned three cassava and one oil processing facility in Aviara and...

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM

IMPACT STORIES