The Women’s Voice and Leadership Nigeria project is a five year Global Affairs Canada funded project that seeks to assist local women’s rights organisations and their movements in their efforts to eliminate harmful social beliefs and practices as well as, addressing discrimination and rights violations in policy and legislation and the provision of related services in Nigeria. This will be done through provision of multiple layers of funding and targeted/tailored capacity building support to these organisations.
The Project, therefore, has begun to provide tools, resources, and mentorship opportunities to selected LWROs and CBOs to strengthen and sustain their financial, technical, and organizational capacity in advancing the rights of women and girls and address gender equality barriers more effectively.
The objectives of Financial Management Training are :
In this training finance officers implementing the WVL Project will be gathered togethered, while their skills and confidence will be improved upon.
The well laid out training will provide tools and techniques that will help the participants grasp with the expectation of the grant.
Participants will be engaged in facilitated discussions, group exercises and illustrated presentations .