SKILLS ACQUISITION AND DEVELOPMENT TRAINING PROJECT
Women Entrepreneurs were trained by Zamani Foundation on skills that will generate income for them and their families, this was done to empower women in this time of recession in the country for self reliance and economic stability.
Also understanding the role of Women in Nation building where they were made to understand that women are the pillars of this nation and the earlier we begin to look at ourselves that way, we would not be in a position to positively impact our husband, children and society at large. we have also been running training courses for women and their role as nation builders
THE HORRIFIC EFFECTS OF WAR – A PUBLIC AWARENESS PROGRAM
Promoting and advocating for peace in Nigeria, using Kaduna State to pilot a campaign on a peaceful Nigeria. Religious leaders, Traditional rulers, ,women, youth, security organisations, Government officials were brought together at the launch of the training at the 23 LGAs in Kaduna state for a conference on the effects of war and for the participation in politics and leadership positions to be peaceful one. A step down training was also carried out by our volunteers in reaching the communities.
FARM TO MARKET -WOMEN FARMERS PROJECT
Zamani Foundation trained her women farmers on good handling practices and agricultural practices in March. This is to encourage a good handling practice of farm produce which will give them high yield, market acceptance and increased income.
The program focuses on the the best farming practice. Enlightning Farmers on the Federal Initiative: The Anchors borrowers programmes and how the Zamani Cooperative can help the women in the clustered enjoy the various value and benefit.
ONE WOMAN ONE ID CARD
Zamani Foundation implemented the registration of 7500 women in Kaduna State following the UNWOMEN-Mastercard project which was done as a pilot project in Kaduna State to empower the women and give them a sense of identity.
We have provided NIMC with a space at our head office to continue the registration exercise.
WOMEN ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT PROJECT
Zamani Foundation hosted and organized the 1st Women economic empowerment Summit held in Kaduna Nigeria. The women were drawn from the 23 LGAs in Kaduna State, the 2 days event brought together high dignitaries in Government , business and private sector, The Minister of Environment gave a brief on the SDGs.
The summit did not just end there, we set up a mentor mentee program for the young women who were interested in setting up businesses and had the mentors groom them through after which they would be fully set up to run their businesses.
WOMEN IN ICT
Zamani Foundation had an intensive training for women and young ladies in Kaduna State on the use of ICT to run their business and on how they can be economically empowered being ICT literate.
This training came as a step down of the TOT on Technology and Entrepreneurship for Women in Nigeria under the UNWomen Project “Promoting Women and Girls’access to ICT and the internet on the 14-18 September 2015 which Zamani Foundation participated in for 5 days after which we had a step down in Kaduna with selected women and girls who were trained from the different local Government areas in Kaduna State.