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Advocacy Centre Participates in Nonprofit Management Course for Nonprofit Leaders in the South-South

The Executive Director of Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC), Fyneface Dumnamene Fyneface participated in a 3-day “Nonprofit Management Course” organized by Nigeria Network of Non-Governmental Organizations (NNNGO) in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital for the South-South geo-political zone with support Google.org. The training course which held at Benvindo Tropical hotel Port Harcourt from…

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ADVOCACY CENTRE SENSITIZES ARTISANAL REFINERS, FORMS CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES FORMUDULAR REFINERIES IN AKWA-IBOM STATE

Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) on Friday, April 23, 2021 organized training and sensitization program for artisanal refiners and stakeholders in Uyo, the Akwa-Ibom State capital. The program was also used to update artisanal refiners on latest developments around artisanal refining, Presidential Artisanal Crude Oil Refining Development Initiative (PACORDI) demanded since July 26, 2020,…

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OPEN BUDGET: RIVERS STATE LOOSES OUT OF THE SHARING OF OVER N43 BILLION

OPEN BUDGET: RIVERS STATE LOOSES OUT OF THE SHARING OF OVER N43 BILLION   WHEN Nongovernmental Organizations and civil society actors including our  Executive Director, Fyneface Dumnamene Fyneface advocate that the Rivers State Government should publish its annual budgets, financial statements, etc, online under the Open Budget Alliance Initiative, the government did not listen. Some…

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ADVOCACY CENTRE COMMENDS, SUPPORTS IGP’S POLICE WITHDRAWAL FROM RIVERS TAX FORCE OVER KILLINGS; CALLS ON BOTH THE POLICE AND TASK FORCE TO BE CIVIL TO MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC IN THE ENFORCEMENT OF COVID-19 LOCK DOWN

Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (simply called YEAC or ADVOCACY CENTRE); a Rivers State-based nongovernmental organization has commended the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu for the withdrawal of Police attachments to the Rivers State Task Force on Street Trading, Illegal Markets and Motor Parks as reported by Africa Independent Television (AIT) last night.…

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Youths Sensitization Against Cultism, Violence

Advocacy Centre, on Saturday, February 22, 2020 partnered the Sii Community Youth Council in Babbe Kingdom, Khana Local Government Area (Ogoniland) of Rivers State and sensitised the youths, women groups, elders and the paramount ruler against cultism, violence at the community town square today.Speaking at the program, the Executive Director of Advocacy Centre, Fyneface Dumnamene…

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NOSDRA’S HASTY CRIMINALIZATION OF COMMUNITIES ON SPILL REPORTS; A DISAPPOINTMENT TO ENVIRONMENTAL STAKEHOLDERS

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                    NOVEMBER 27, 2019. NOSDRA’S HASTY CRIMINALIZATION OF COMMUNITIES ON SPILL REPORTS; A DISAPPOINTMENT TO ENVIRONMENTAL STAKEHOLDERS The haste with which the National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA), criminalizes host communities while struggling to exonerate the IOCs on incidences of oil spills even when a Joint Investigation Visit (JIV) has not been…

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ADVOCACY CENTRE FLAGS-OFF MOBILIZATION, SENSITIZATION OF ONE MILLION YOUTH VOLUNTEERS AS HUMAN DEFENDERS IN THE NIGER DELTA

Youths and Environmental Advocacy Centre (YEAC) has concluded plans to flag-off the mobilization and sensitization of ONE MILLION YOUTH VOLUNTEERS as HUMAN RIGHT DEFENDERS in the Niger Delta. According to the Executive Director of Advocacy Centre, Fyneface Dumnamene Fyneface, the youths would also volunteer as Environmental Justice Activists, Climate Change Campaigners, Health Issues and Reporters…

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