Our Programs

You will find most recent projects we are currently implementing  here

Project Title

Building Solidarity, Accountability and Commitment Violence Against Women &Girls (SACVAWG)-

Objective

To Strengthen Community-level Accountability mechanisms, voices of women and girls, and enhance collaboration between women leaders and traditional institutions in addressing Gender Based violence in Southwest, Nigeria

Duration

2020 – 2022. 1st phase was 4 years, 2nd Phase is 2 years ending October 31st 2022.

Location

Ogun, Osun, Oyo, Ondo, Ekiti and Lagos States

Funder

Ford Foundation

Project Title

Strengthening CSOs and women movement capacity on GBV/SRHR

Objective

To support women’s movement for accountability to ending SGBV/HP and promoting SRHR.

Duration

2019 – 2022

Location

Lagos, Cross river, Ebonyi, Sokoto, Adamawa & FCT

Funder

EU-UN Spotlight Initiatives Project

Project Title

Gender Justice and Accountability

Objective

To enhance the capacity of women’s movement nationally to influence innovative policy reforms on ending violence against women and girls at all levels in Nigeria.

Duration

February 2022 – February 2024

Location

Across 36 States of Nigeria Including FCT, Costed Model Action Plan and Establishment of Designated Court for cases of SGBV Specifically in Ogun, Borno, Osun and Kwara

Funder

African Women Development Fund (AWDF)

Project Title

Scoping Studies and Advocacy Strategy Development for Zero Tolerance to Sexual Harassment and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in Higher Institutions in Nigeria.

Objective

To Build Accountability Measures that can address Impunity, document, prevent and respond to SGBV in Educational Institutions in Nigeria. 

Duration

May 2020 – October 2022

Location

Lagos, Benin, Kano, Nasarawa and Adamawa 

Funder

Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA)

Project Title

Strengthening Accountability measures on COVID-19 Intervention Funds

Objective

 To track the transparency and accountability of funds appropriated by the Nigerian government towards its COVID-19 response and in-kind donation, consequently using this information to hold public officials accountable to Nigerians.

Duration

2021 – 2023

Location

Lagos and Ogun

Funder

BudgIT / Innovation for Change

Project Title

System Strengthening and Support for Zero Tolerance for Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) In Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria.

Objective

To promote social norms, systems and a policy environment that would support zero tolerance to sexual and gender-based violence in the educational system in Nigeria through the development of an anti-sexual harassment and SGBV laws and policies in institutions of higher learning.

Duration

December 2020 – October 2021

Location

Lagos, Benin, Kano, Nasarawa and Adamawa 

Funder

Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA)

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Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre (WARDC) is a non-profit civil rights organization established in the year 2000. To promote respect for human rights, gender equality, equity, the rule of law, accountability, and social justice in Nigeria.

WARDC is a women’s rights organization in Nigeria, which provides pro bono legal services for women victims of gender-based violence and other women’s rights abuse.

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Lagos Office:

No 22, Afariogun street, off Obafemi Awolowo way, Ikeja Underbridge, Lagos.

Abuja Office:

No 17, Iwopin close off ondo street, behind Area 1 shopping complex, Garki-Abuja

Abeokuta Office:

Ifeolu Close, off Igbore Street, Behind Ijeja Stadium, Abeokuta.

Email:

info@wardcnigeria.org

womenadvocate@yahoo.com

Phone Nos.:

+2348180056401, +2348055951858