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CISLAC Policy Brief on MDGs 4 and 5 – On Reduction of Under Five and Maternal Mortality Rate

By |2011-06-02T01:20:13+00:00June 2nd, 2011|Categories: Policy Briefs|Tags: |

Click here to download PDF – CISLAC Policy Brief – Reduce Under-five and Maternal Mortality Globally up to three hundred and fifty eight thousand women die every year due to lack of access to timely intervention and lack of skilled medical personnel. Similarly, many children under five years of age, statistically up to eight million lose [...]

CISLAC Policy Brief on Quality Assurance in Basic and Secondary Education Delivery in Nigeria

By |2011-06-02T01:15:18+00:00June 2nd, 2011|Categories: Policy Briefs|Tags: , |

Click here to download PDF The quality of education in Nigeria has fallen so badly that the tendency for affluent families and members of the ruling class to send their wards to foreign educational institutions has gained ascendancy. In an attempt to improve this statistics, the government has approved increased participation of the private sector at [...]

CISLAC Policy Brief on Gender Equity and Empowerment towards achieving the MDGs

By |2011-06-02T01:07:26+00:00June 2nd, 2011|Categories: Policy Briefs|Tags: , , |

Click here to download PDF Women are the most disadvantaged especially in the poorest countries. Opportunities for educational, social and economic advancement are usually markedly inferior to those of men and they often face barriers in gaining access to good education and health care for both economic and cultural reasons. This is manifest in less developed [...]

Petroleum Industry Bill: Issues of Concern To Communities and Civil Society

By |2011-05-28T12:34:18+00:00May 28th, 2011|Categories: Policy Briefs, Publications|

The Environmental Rights Action, Social Action and Civil  Society Legislative Advocacy Centre are among the leading Non Governmental Organisations in Nigeria that have been at the forefront of the campaign for the passage of a Nigerian peoples Petroleum Industry Bill since the introduction of the Bill by the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua’s administration in 2008. [...]

Policy Brief On Solid Mineral Sector

By |2011-01-16T12:35:09+00:00January 16th, 2011|Categories: Policy Briefs, Publications|

Nigeria is blessed with several natural and mineral resources that are widely distributed across the length and breadth of our land. However the dominance of oil as a major foreign exchange earner has completely eclipsed the over 34 other different minerals in 500 known mineral deposit sites Nacross the 36 states and federal capital. The result has been [...]

CISLAC Policy Brief on Nigeria's Progress Towards Achieving Millenium Development Goals of Combating HIVAIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

By |2010-06-02T05:59:55+00:00June 2nd, 2010|Categories: Policy Briefs|Tags: , , , |

Click here to download PDF: CISLAC Policy Brief – Combat HIV AIDS Tuberculosis and Malaria The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Goal 6 is combating HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The targets are to halt and begin to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS and the incidences of malaria and other diseases by 2015, as well as, achieve, by [...]

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