TECHNOLOGY AS A LIFELINE FOR ADVOCACY – Samuel Folorunsho

In the drive to promote inclusion, transparency, human rights, and social progress, civil society organizations must take full advantage of innovative technology solutions to increase their impact. With technologies like Short Message Service (SMS), tracking, data analytics, and social media, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) can effect more change and strengthen their advocacy. The use of such…

POLITICAL ANALYST

YIAGA Africa Initiative is looking for a passionate political analyst to conduct research on political ideas and analyze government policies, political trends and related issues. As a political analyst you should be able to study the development of political systems, research various political issues and critically analyze findings . JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Research political subjects such…

CONSULTANCY SERVICES ON LEGISLATIVE STRENGTHENING

Position: Consultant (Legislative Research) Duty Station: Abuja Type of Appointment: Consultancy Duration :Short Term Closing Date: Sunday, 11th November 2018   YIAGA Africa’s Centre for Legislative Engagement (YIAGA Africa-CLE) is established with the goal of promoting the development of legislatures in Nigeria and across Africa by providing cutting edge solutions to emerging challenges of democracy and…

Music, Pop Culture and Youth Participation Ahead of 2019 ELECTIONS By Ewa Mebiri

In Africa, music plays a vital role in mobilization, sensitization, socialization and cultural transmission. Music’s immense influence was evident in the struggle for independence in most African countries. Rallies, protests, and movements were laced with music and dances; musicians released albums that were filled with contents calling for the emancipation of their countries. More recently,…

Opportunities at YIAGA AFRICA

YIAGA AFRICA is inviting passionate and qualified individuals to apply for the following full-time fellowship and consultancy opportunities in the field of Political Science, Law, International Relations, International Development, Media and communications and Statistics Senior Fellow Job description: Initiate and coordinate YIAGA AFRICA political and legal research initiatives Undertake monitoring and critical analysis of political…