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
17 February 2022 to 15 August 2023
UN Secretary General’s Peacebuilding Fund
IOM (lead) and Search for Common Ground
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
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.