Akwa Ibom State – The European Union’s Support to Democratic Governance Programme is proud to announce the commencement of its second batch of capacity-building training for young federal legislators in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. This transformative two-day training initiative, funded by the #EuropeanUnion, brings together experienced facilitators from the National Assembly and the civil society sector to equip participants with valuable insights into the norms, dynamics, and intricacies of legislative work.
The event marks a significant milestone in the effort to empower Nigeria’s emerging leaders in the federal legislative arena. The training is designed to enhance the legislative skills and knowledge of these young politicians, providing them with a solid foundation to effectively carry out their responsibilities as representatives of the people.
Key Highlights of the Training:
1) Legislative Norms and Dynamics: Participants will receive in-depth training on the norms and dynamics that govern legislative processes, enabling them to navigate the complexities of the federal legislative environment effectively.
2) Practical Insights: The training sessions will include practical insights and real-world scenarios, allowing participants to apply their knowledge to the challenges and opportunities they may encounter in their legislative roles.
3) Strengthening Democracy: By investing in the capacity development of young federal legislators, the European Union’s Support to Democratic Governance Programme is contributing to the strengthening of Nigeria’s democratic institutions and ensuring that the voices of the youth are heard in the corridors of power.
The European Union’s Support to Democratic Governance Programme has consistently supported initiatives that promote good governance, transparency, and the active participation of youth in Nigeria’s democratic processes. This training aligns with the programme’s commitment to fostering a vibrant and inclusive democracy in the country.
As the training unfolds in Akwa Ibom State, the European Union’s Support to Democratic Governance Programme remains committed to nurturing the next generation of leaders who will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of Nigeria.