Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria – The European Union’s Support to Democratic Governance Programme is currently hosting its second batch of capacity-building training for young federal legislators in the state. This two-day training initiative, featuring experienced facilitators from the National Assembly and the civil society sector, is designed to equip participants with valuable insights into the norms, dynamics, and intricacies of legislative work.
The event, which is taking place in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, signifies a significant step towards empowering the country’s emerging leaders in the federal legislative arena. The training aims to enhance the legislative skills and knowledge of these young politicians, providing them with a solid foundation to effectively carry out their responsibilities.
Participants in the program have expressed enthusiasm and eagerness to absorb knowledge from seasoned professionals within the National Assembly and the civil society sector. The training covers a wide range of topics, including legislative processes, policy analysis, advocacy techniques, and constituency engagement.
The European Union’s Support to Democratic Governance Programme reaffirms its commitment to promoting democratic values and strengthening the capacities of lawmakers in Nigeria. Through initiatives like this training program, they aim to foster a more vibrant and effective legislative environment.
The second batch of capacity-building training for young federal legislators in Akwa Ibom State promises to be a crucial milestone in the journey towards developing a more informed and capable cadre of legislators who can effectively serve the Nigerian people.