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.

5 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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6 months ago

Youthrise Nigeria

MOVING THE NEEDLES: HIV & PEOPLE WHO INJECT DRUGS IN NIGERIA ... See MoreSee Less

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POLICIES SHOULD BE DEVELOPED HAVING THE VULNERABLE IN MIND

YouthRISE... Towards effective drug control in Nigeria