Member profile

Organization

children and young people living for peace

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

Africa

Organisation Description

Children and Young People Living for Peace aka CYPLP is youth-citizens focused, locally led and not for profit voluntary movement in Nigeria.

We work to be inclusive with the other youths, informal and formal youth groups and through youth groups in local disadvantaged communities: that are prone to violence in Nigeria. We came to defend and protect the rights of the vulnerable, provide water, toilets and hygiene in slums, availing access to justice to poorest poor, through empowerment of young people as active citizens such that they catalyze change through small local actions that brings solutions. And many more.

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Emotional violence

Neglect

Sector

Health

Women and gender equality

Network

Social Services/Child Protection

Social Protection

Education

Justice/Law Enforcement

Human Rights

Security

Media

Research