Monthly Archives: July 2017

Communique on ToT Workshop for CSOs on the OGP Process

Communique on ToT Workshop for CSOs on the OGP Process Training of Trainers Workshop on the Open Government Partnership (OGP) for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Nigeria Organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) In partnership with Media Rights Agenda (MRA) At the Bolton White Hotel, Abuja on July …

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 United Nations General Assembly Human Rights Council   Thirty-fifth session 6-23 June 2017 Agenda item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom …

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UNESCO launches online consultation on internet universality

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) have launched a global multi-stakeholder consultation to develop Internet Universality indicators which would cover the four fundamental norms and the cross-currents between them. The multi-stakeholder consultation is essential in other to tap into the world’s wisdom to develop the best possible indicator framework. …

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MRA Issues Guide to Legislative Advocacy

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) has issued a 24-page advocacy toolkit for civil society organisations titled “A Guide to Conducting Legislative Advocacy at the National Assembly”. The toolkit seeks to galvanise civil society actors and empower them to engage in policy advocacy, beginning with their understanding of the National Assembly, the …

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