Nigeria

Nigeria for Refugees

World For Refugees (WFR) is a recently-established Youth-led Organization dedicated to raising the profile of refugee -related issues around the world.

In Nigeria, world for refugees seeks to better the conditions of refugee policies and support, this is in addition to helping refugees share their unique stories and experiences and to organize advocacy programmes to enlighten the public on the Refugee situation in Nigeria.  It also promotes integration and acceptance of refugees by their host communities.

Mission

To raise the profile of refugee -related issues in Nigeria that will promote awareness, formulate policies and increase Governmental funding for the UNHCR. To prevent a lost generation by giving refugee children the education they need to build a better future.

What We Do

1. To raise awareness about the largely overlooked crisis of these displaced persons and seek support as well as a greater Government commitment to solutions.

2. We organize campaigns in form of press conference, rallies, social media awareness and symposiums to raise the profile of the refugees and Internally displaces persons (IDPs) in Nigeria.

3. We provide a platform for refugees to share their stories and experiences to the world.

4. We advocate for the implementation of policies and the rights of refugees in Nigeria.

Our Team

National Coordinator
Eka Konsit Enang
ekonsit_2ek@yahoo.com

Deputy National coordinator
Victor Tochukwu Uzoma
victorj_uzoma@yahoo.com

Policy Officer
Nonso Nnamdi
nnamdinonso1@gmail.com

Communication officer
Olamide Fagbenro
donnlammie@yahoo.com

Field coordinator
Goldman Ekechi Kalu
goldman.ekechi@gmail.com