Youth RISE Nigeria is an initiative with a mission to promote evidence based drug policy and interventions with the meaningful involvement of young people and most affected communities.

Strategic Focus

Drug Policy Reform

Drug Policy Reform

Nigeria the most populous African nation is witnessing a surge in availability and consumption of illicit drugs.

Harm Reduction

Harm Reduction

Today drugs are easily accessible on the streets that the required resources, information, support, and education needed to keep young people from harm.

HIV; Sexual & Reproductive Health

HIV; Sexual & Reproductive Health

Globally young people are disproportionately affected by the HIV epidemic.

Research

Research

Generating evidence is very important in policy advocacy and programming.

1 month ago

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It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!!🎉
Season greetings from all of us at YouthRISE Nigeria 🎄🎁
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7 months ago

Youthrise Nigeria

A description of the realities and travails of persons who inject drugs in light if HIV, Hepatitis and over-dose prevalence, especially among young persons in Nigeria ... See MoreSee Less

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YouthRISE Nigeria identifies access to evidence-driven 'Education' as a way of improving knowledge & skills among young people, on their rights & access to justice to ensure their meaningful engagement in development actions.
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We are looking to engage a suitably qualified person for the role of a Finance Offcer at YouthRISE Nigeria.
Kindly swipe through the posters, for more information on this role!

All applications should be sent in via: nigeria@youthrise.org.
Deadline: Friday 7th February, 2020.

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Starting off the week engaging with other PITCH partners in a training to develop effective communications for advocacy strategies.

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Its been a progressive journey indeed, and we look forward to sustaining the drug policy reform agenda! Thank you @Gunashekhar

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POLICIES SHOULD BE DEVELOPED HAVING THE VULNERABLE IN MIND

YouthRISE... Towards effective drug control in Nigeria