• We enable adolescents and young people become advocates and contribute to the health, rights, and development of children, youth, women and girls
    We enable adolescents and young people become advocates and contribute to the health, rights, and development of children, youth, women and girls
  • Active voices supports and promotes youth involvement for sustainable development
    Active voices supports and promotes youth involvement for sustainable development
  • We support education for all
    We support education for all
  • We focus on SRHR, Education, Gender based violence , Education and access to contraceptives
    We focus on SRHR, Education, Gender based violence , Education and access to contraceptives
  • Walk Against FGM
    Walk Against FGM

Who We Are

Active Voices tackles critical issues paramount to health and development. Through advocacy, research, partnerships and program interventions, we improve the health and rights of children, youths, women and girls. We are a non-governmental; pro-girl; pro-women and pro-youth organization.

Our mission is to support and promote youth involvement and leadership for improved health, rights and sustainable development of adolescents, young people and women in Nigeria and Africa

Our

Core Focus Area

sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR)

 

gender based violence (GBV)

 

education and poverty alleviation

 

LATEST EVENT/NEWS

Together- one community's story of endin…

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As part of targeting the current and next generation of parents to End FGM in the Federal Capital Territory, a stage drama titled: "Together-... Read more

Regional Conference on Reproductive Heal…

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Reproductive Health Education (RHE), otherwise known as Comprehensive Sexuality Education is necessary to improve the sexual and reproductive health of adolescents and young people. Despite its benefits, it is often... Read more

Program Coordinator, AVIat the Regional …

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To commence implementation of the sustainable development goal 4, the UNESCO Regional Office in Dakar in partnership with UNICEF, UNFPA and other EFA partners organized a regional consultation and dialogue... Read more

Celebrating Universal Children’s Day wit…

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On Universal Children’s Day, Active Voices in collaboration with Global Youth Ambassadors and The Zarian Elizabeth Foundation carried out an outreach program to support education among vulnerable population. Read more

LATEST FROM OUR BLOG

4th Nigeria Family Planning Conference e…

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Young people at the 4th Nigeria Family Planning Conference at Sheraton Hotels, Abuja, Nigeria. Photo Credit: Chibuike Alagboso.   The 4th Nigeria Family Planning conference (7-9 November, 2016) held at the Sheraton...

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CSOs seek accountability in the HIV resp…

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Following the global call for accountability with donor funds to combat HIV, civil society organizations (CSOs) in Nigeria, resounded this call during the 2016 CSOs Accountability Forum held in Abuja...

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Modern day slavery of women, a rising tr…

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By Nnamdi Eseme Picture of some trafficked girls. Photo Credit: www.theguardian.com History has it that in ancient times, slavery was an integral part of society and was used to show affluence. Slaves...

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Malnutrition in Nigeria: Issues, Impact …

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Photo Credit: Opinionnigeria.com “The image around malnutrition reflects hunger-stricken individuals but it is important to note that obesity can also be caused by malnutrition. Malnutrition goes beyond not getting enough food...

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