GLOBAL INITIATIVE

FOR GIRLS RIGHTS EDUCATION

AND EMPOWERMENT (GIGREE)

A NON-GOVERNMENTAL, NON-PROFIT
AND VOLUNTARY ORGANIZATION

GIRLS’ AND WOMEN’S

EMPOWERMENT

SELF-RELIANCE

EQUALITY

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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

GIGREE achieves this by building the capacities of members of communities on the issues of Gender Equality; Education; Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR)

LOBBYING ADVOCACY AND RESEARCH

GIGREE sensitizes individuals and communities and relevant stakeholders on the issues that affect especially Women and Girls. We build the confidence of Women and Girls and amplify their voices through trainings, campaigns etc.

FUNDRAISE

To enable us achieve our goals, GIGREE solicits for financial, material and moral support from Development Partners, International Organizations, Private Organizations and Philanthropists.

Support can be financially over a period of time or through the provision of office equipment; Volunteering etc.

About GIGREE

Global Initiative for Girls’ Rights Education and Empowerment is a registered (RC 101775), non-governmental, non-profit and voluntary organization established with the aim to build the capacities of Girls, Women, Youth and other stakeholders on the issues of education and fundamental human rights.

GIGREE also seeks to engender development by promoting Girls’ and Women’s empowerment and values to ensure Self-Reliance, Democracy, Equality and Socio-Political Economic Justice.

GIGREE PROJECTS

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

The Global Initiative to End Child Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation

GIGREE is implementing a one-year project (September 2023-August 2024) in Benue State, Nigeria with support from Mundo Cooporante, an organization based in Madrid Spain. This project, "The Global Initiative to [...]

Enhancing the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women to Lead Community Development and Social Change

GIGREE implemented the project with support from the Africa Philanthropy Network (APN) to train 100 rural Women in Mbakyongu Buruku Local Government Area of Benue State, Nigeria on skills acquisition, [...]

COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL (IDG2020)

Global Initiative for Girls Rights Education and Empowerment in collaboration with Coalition of Feminists for Social Change (COFEM) organised a virtual event to hold discussions on COMBATING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN [...]

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There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.