Communique issued at a One Day Capacity Building Session for CSOs & CBOs on Policy and Legislative Advocacy for Food SecurityCISLAC Admin
COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT A ONE DAY CAPACITY BUILDING SESSION FOR CSOs & CBOs ON POLICY AND LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY FOR FOOD SECURITY HELD AT THE EMERALD ROYAL HILL HOTEL, GOMBE, GOMBE STATE ON THE 12TH NOVEMBER, 2012.
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) organized a one day Capacity Building session for CSOs and CBOs in Gombe State on Policy and Legislative Advocacy for Food Security, with support from Oxfam GB. The training drew 28 participants from the State House of Assembly, NGOs, CBOs, FBO, media and Gombe State Agricultural Development Programme. After exhaustive deliberations on the issues, the following observations and recommendations were made:
Recurrent policy somersault and political interference in the areas of agricultural inputs are major hindrances to achieving food security in Gombe State
There is a lack of political will by the relevant government Ministries, Departments and Agencies and limited engagement by CSOs and CBOs in thoroughly interrogating the […]