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The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Nigeria is a Non-Governmental, Non-Profit Organization made up of women lawyers which was formed in 1964....
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-To enhance and promote the welfare of women and children, realizing that on women and children’s well being depend the happiness of the home and strength of the society.
FIDA NIGERIA WEEK/ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) ABUJA, FCT, NOVEMBER 28TH – 30TH NOVEMBER, 2016 COMMUNIQUE
- Published on Sunday, 04 December 2016 15:01
- Written by Ugonna Bestman Elerueanya
Delegates from twenty-three (23) FIDA Nigeria branches, FIDA Nigeria partners and friends of FIDA converged in Abuja, FCT for the FIDA Week/AGM which held in Abuja FCT from 28th – 30th November, 2016 with the theme “Strengthening the Nigerian Legal Framework for Effective Prosecution of Gender Based Violence”. This theme is a follow-up from the FIDA Nigeria maiden session held at the 56th Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Annual General Conference (AGC). The FIDA Nigeria week ended in a Continuing Legal
Education (CLE) session which is a compulsory requirement for every legal practitioner.
The CLE was held in plenary, panel discussions, debates, and question and answer sessions where issues on violence against women and girls were interrogated and deliberated on with the aim of building the capacity of members of FIDA Nigeria for effective prosecution of gender based cases. Click here to read the full Communique