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YEAC COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT ON PROPOSED SOLAR MINI-GRID PROJECT

Following our public notice dated March 18, 2022 for Communities Without Electricity (CWE), over 15 Communities were as at March 20 submitted to Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC). Due to the limited time available to Advocacy Centre to submit the names to its partners for processing, consideration and development of the project, we published…

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ADVOCACY CENTRE’S FOLLOW-UP INFORMATION ON COMMUNITIES WITHOUT ELECTRICITY (CWE)

For the Communities Without Electricity (CWE) nominated and submitted to Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) for consideration and possible development of Solar Mini-Grid Electricity Project as part of the organization’s facilitated Energy Transition Programmes (ETP) and youth alternative livelihood opportunities (YALO) to disabuse the minds of youths from artisanal crude oil refining and empowerment…

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YEAC PUBLIC NOTICE: REQUEST FOR NAMES OF COMMUNITIES WITHOUT ELECTRICITY IN THE NIGER DELTA

Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) wishes to request for information from its members especially members of the One Million Youth Volunteers domiciled in communities across the Niger Delta that if they have knowledge of communities without electricity they should let us know for an immediate proposal for an installation of Solar Mini-Grid Electricity Project…

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YEAC SENSITIZES OZUZU COMMUNITY ON PRODUCTIVE USE OF SOLAR MINIGIRD PROJECT

Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) today, March 13, 2022 held a town hall meeting, sensitization and needs assessment activity in Ozuzu, Etche LGA of Rivers State for possible empowerment through micro-financing interested entrepreneurs for productive use of solar minigrid electricity project in the community. The development and empowerment advocacy train of YEAC continues to move…

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PRESS RELEASE: ALERT- OIL SPILL REPORTED IN RIVERS STATE

Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) wishes to alert the public and the authorities especially the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) that an oil spill has occurred in Touma-Ama Community, Bille Kingdom in Degema Local Government Area of Rivers State. According to a member of Advocacy Centre’s “One Million Youth Volunteers Network of…

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Advocacy Centre carries out needs assessment, sensitization on productive use of solar minigrid electricity in Rivers state

The Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) on Saturday, March 12 carried out needs assessment, sensitization on productive use of solar minigrid electricity in Rivers state. The event took place at Egbeke community town hall in Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State with the chiefs, youths, women and girls in attendance. The program targets…

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HOMEF Director, Nnimmo Bassey Visits Advocacy Centre

The Director of Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), Rev. Nnimmo Bassey on Friday, March 11 visited the head office of Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The visit which was the first by Comrade Nnimmo Bassey to Advocacy Centre was to enable the HOMEF director interact with…

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RIGHT LIVELIHOOD LAUREATE PRESENTS CERTIFICATE OF APPOINTMENT TO YEAC’S WOMEN AND GIRLS’ RIGHTS ADVOCACY AMBASSADOR

Right Livelihood Award Laureate, Times Magazine Hero of the Environment (2009) and Director of Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), Rev. Nnimmo Bassey has presented certificate of appointment to Miss Udoka Ruth Ochor as Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre’s (YEAC) “Women and Girls’ Rights Advocacy Ambassador” on behalf of the management and staff of the organization.…

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YEAC PRESS RELEASE: ADVOCACY CENTRE MARKS 2022 IWD WITH WOMEN AND GIRLS’ RIGHTS ADVOCACY AMBASSADOR

Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC), Nigeria joins the women, activists and organizations, locally and internationally to #BreakTheBias against women as the world marks the 2022 International Women’s Day (IWD) today, March 8 with the theme “BREAK THE BIAS”. This is MISS @UDOKA RUTH OCHOR, a member of ADVOCACY CENTRE’S “One Million Youth Volunteers Network…

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