NATIONAL CENTRE FOR WOMEN DEVELOPMENT, ABUJA
Tafawa Balewa Way, Central Business District, Abuja
 

EVENTS OF NATIONAL CENTRE FOR WOMEN DEVELOPMENT, ABUJA
1. 3rd Annual Women & Girls Summit      Venue: Main Auditorium, National Centre for Women Development, Abuja     Date: 16th February, 2017                         2.  Training & Empowerment of Female Artisans      Venue: National Centre for Women Development, Abuja      Date:  2016                             3.  Vocational Training - Hospitality & Tourism Studies, Cosmetology and Beauty Therapy,Fashion Designing & Garment Making      Venue: Training & Development Department, NCWD, Abuja      Date: Ongoing                             4.  Computer Training -  Computer Appreciation, Computer Operation, Web Development, Database Development, Java Programming, AutoCAD, Project Management      Venue: Information & Communication Technology Departmen, NCWD, Abuja      Date: Ongoing                            

 

About National Centre for Women Development, Abuja

The National Centre for Women Development (NCWD) is an agency of Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development. It is a non-political not-for-profit organization established by Decree No. 11 Section 1(5) of 1995, and run by a Governing Council made up of eminent and distinguished Nigerians.
        

Services

National Centre for Women Development, Abuja is charged with the mandate for Gender Training and Capacity Building, Research, and Documentation in addition to addressing the concerns of Nigerian Women. As such, it is expected to network internationally and complement other players within the sustainable development
        

In pursuance of its objectives, the Centre:

1. Promotes research into the activities and achievements of women;
2. Serves as a Databank on Women And Development (WAD) in Nigeria;
3. Facilitates the formulation of policies affecting women in all sectors and primarily in areas such as employment, health, agriculture and finance;
4. Provides training in skills development, and acquisition, income generation activities and serve as a training ground for managers and leaders;
5. Provides a forum for guidance, counseling and mobilization of women in both urban and rural areas; and;
6. Liaises with National, Regional and International agencies involved in women development programmes.

NATIONAL CENTRE FOR WOMEN DEVELOPMENT, ABUJA