URI West Africa Blog

A Nigeria-based URI Cooperation Circle (CC), House of Hilkiah Foundation, in partnership with Ambassadors of Dialogue, Climate and Reintegration (DCR Ambassadors),Bloom Nature Foundation has flagged off a 6 months Tree Planting Campaign in Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria. The Tree Planting Campaign, which started on 5th June, 2019, is expected to end...

The Accelerate Peace conference took place on June 26 and 27, 2019 at the Hoover Institution on the Stanford University campus in California, USA. It brought together peacebuilders from around the world to discuss challenges to peace, both in their local communities and on an international level, and also to discuss action-oriented solutions to...

Our Cooperation Circle in Lagos, Nigeria, the International Center for Leadership Development Nigeria (ICLDNG), is dedicated to youth leadership development, peace and education. In line with our goals and objectives as a non-profit organization committed to developing leadership capacity among Nigerian youth, ICLDNG partnered with Lagos State...

Our URI West Africa Cooperation Circle (CC) in Lagos, Nigeria, African Youths Initiative on Crime Prevention (AYICRIP), in partnership with the U.S. Consulate, Lagos, organized a One Day National Youth Dialogue on Ethno-Religious Tolerance, in response to the numerous challenges of ethno-religious intolerance in Nigeria.