27 April 2018 - 6 May 2018

Damaturu Yobe State

UNFPA conducts Basic Psychological First Aid (PFA) Training for Counselors and Community members in Dapchi, Yobe State

In line with effecting its responsibility in providing the relevant assistance to vulnerable communities, UNFPA conducted training for counsellors and community members in Dapchi, Yobe State. The purpose of the Workshop was to have a community-centred response to allay the incident of mass abduction and subsequent return of girls in Dapchi Government Girls Secondary School through technical support to the government in introducing PFA to the community membersThe training was divided into the following sections:

·         Understanding GBV and the concept of psychological trauma


14 March 2018 - 14 March 2018

UNFPA Gombe House,Asokoro Abuja.

Nigeria's Minister for Women's Affairs pays Historic Visit to UNFPA Nigeria Country Office.

Strategic High Level Engagement with the Honorable Minister For Women Affair and Social Developement. Senator Aisha Jummai AlHassan and UNFPA Representative in Nigeria,  Dr Diene Keita on the 8th Country Program circle.


14 February 2018 - 14 February 2018

Gombe State Lodge Maitama, Abuja

Dr Diene Keita courtesy visit to Governor of Gombe State, His Excellency Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo

UNFPA provides leadership to the United Nations Agencies on delivery as ONE in Gombe State with a focus on Development Humanitarian Nexus under the United Nations Sustainable Development Partnership Frame work 2018 - 2022