CFLI in Partnership with ARDA Empower Women in Agatu LGA, Benue State through Sustainable Livelihood Initiatives.

“No country can ever truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contributions of half its citizens.”- Michelle Obama Empowering women is the bedrock of attaining a sustainable future and it is key to the development of any...

ARDA Celebrates International Women’s Day 2023

In celebration of the #InternationalWomensDay today, ARDA produced a short video documentary highlighting the contributions of women in 6 NorthCentral and North West States in promoting peace under the Community Initiatives to Promote Peace (CIPP) project. Some of...

Jita Jita by Fresh Emir

The CIPP season 1 social media campaign theme song, “Jita Jita” by @freshemir in collaboration with ARDA, is still making waves as it got featured on an international website, Cyber Peace Institute. Since its release in April 2021. The song has attracted over 165,000...


“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”- Nelson Mandela. Research has shown that the concept of education is beyond the ability to read and write, but rather a paradigm shift that involves the acquisition of knowledge,...

Bias is the seasoning Fake News Needs

The recent events in the United States on the 6th of January shocked the world.The land of freedom and promoters of democracy worldwide suddenly had theirown crisis of democracy.Dozens of American citizens stormed their parliamentary building, The Capitol in anattempt...

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CFLI in partnership with ARDA empower women in Agatu LGA, Benue State.

Empowering women is the bedrock of attaining a sustainable future and it is key to the development of any community. Now more than ever, key stakeholders and decision makers must channel resources to improve women’s access to economic empowerment and sustainable livelihood in order to creat an equitable society.


ARDA at the SHEROES Global Awards 2020

Congratulations to our Executive Director @Data Phido whose passion and many years of dedication to development…

A Gender-Balanced World For All

In ensuring a gender-balanced world, it is important for communities to support women to take up leadership roles