For the year 2013 our thrust shall be in the following areas.
Promoting social change and solidarity by addressing the exploitation in christian religion through Liberation Theology and also to promote social action,solidarity and peace building through Liberation Theology for Muslims.
With support from our partners The Rosa Luxemburg foundation.
More work will also be done in our Women and youth empowerment initiatives with special attention given to women and youth with disabilities.We need your support to reach out to these persons and train them in 2013.
In 2012 we flagged off our women empowerment through micro finance initiative. 4 women received loans to start and expand their businesses.It is our hope that this would be improved and expanded in 2013.
Our budget monitoring and participatory democracy work will also increase in 2013.
As the representative of the Niger Delta Citizens Budget Platform in Edo State.
HIV prevention and elimination: In 2011,2012 we implemented the COWSSAP (Community Women Safe Sex and PRevention of HIV from Mother to Child project) In 2012-2013 we shall implement the ICOSSAP Project ICOSSAP means Improved Community Safe Sex and Prevention of HIV from Parent to Child. ICOSSAP focuses on community centred approach to HIV elimination and promotes greater male involvement. With support from our partners, ViiV Health Care Positive Action For Children Fund.
We also hope to collaborate with local and international organizations on conflict transformation and peace building in 2013.