Nigerien youth in action

Nigerien youth in action:

Supporting the active role of young women and men in peacebuilding in the departments of Diffa, Bosso (Commune of Bosso and Toumour) and N'Guigmi

Project Details

Duration

17 February 2022 to 15 August 2023

Funded by 

UN Secretary General’s Peacebuilding Fund

Recipients

IOM (lead) and Search for Common Ground

Implementing partners

Cadre de Concertation des Associations des Jeunes (CCAJ) – Association de Jeunes ; Kouri, ONG locale ; Abwaboul-Khair – ONG locale ; Association Nigérienne pour la Promotion de la Paix et le Développement (ANPP/D Nalewa Mada Tata War) – ONG locale

Project Location

Diffa, Bosso (Commune of Bosso and Toumour) and N'Guigmi

 

About the Project

The objective of the project is to contribute to the consolidation of peace by facilitating the accessibility of young women and men to civic spaces and natural resources in the Diffa region.

The specific objectives of the project are:

  • The operationalisation of civic spaces and the optimisation of their access to young women and men in the Diffa region;
  • Strengthening the resilience of young women and men in the preservation, accessibility and rational management of natural resources (water and land);
  • The mobilisation of young women and men to strengthen social cohesion and prevent violent extremism.