The Centre for Democracy and Development awarded FCDO grant to support “Strengthening the Delivery of Peace and Security in Nigeria” project

Abuja – The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) is excited to announce today that it is the recipient of a grant from the UK government to support the project Strengthening the Delivery of Peace and Security in Nigeria (SDPS).  Nigeria is burdened by an unprecedented array of overlapping security crises ranging from banditry to …

Webinar: Off-grid solutions to corruption in Nigeria’s electricity sector

07 September 2021, 11am to 1pm (BST)Details on how to access this webinar will be published shortly. About the webinar The privatisation of Nigeria’s electricity sector has not resolved inefficiencies like legacy corruption, dysfunctional contract arrangements, inefficient transmission, and declining financial assets that have long plagued the sector. Small and medium enterprises (SMEs), accounting for …

Webinar: Necessary reforms for an effective EFCC in Nigeria

14 September 2021, 11am to 1pm (BST)Details on how to access this webinar will be published shortly. About the webinar The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been instrumental in prosecuting corrupt leaders, businessmen and recovering stolen funds. Anti-Corruption Evidence (ACE) research found 568 corruption prosecutions were completed by EFCC between 2010 and 2015. …

Vacancy: Research Analyst/Officer

ABOUT CENTRE FOR DEMOCRACY AND DEVELOPMENT (CDD) The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) was established in the United Kingdom in 1997 as an independent, not-for-profit, research training, advocacy and capacity-building organisation. The purpose was to mobilise global opinion and resources for democratic development and provide an independent space to reflect critically on the challenges …