.....engaging with policies from a Gender Perspective


Training & CapacityBuilding

Under our Training and Capacity Building programmes, we sensitise policy-makers...

Advocacy, PublicAwareness

ABANTU organizes reflection seminars and poblic policy forums round the four thematic areas of governance....

Research, PublicationsInformation

Research is conducted on each of the thematic areas of work namely, governance, conflict, povert and ICTs.....

What is Abantu

ABANTU for Development is a registered Non-Governmental Organisation, esterblished in October 1991. It is an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations.

The Nigeria Country Office (NCO) based in Kaduna, North West Nigeria commenced operations in 1996. It is registered with CAC with Registration Number CAC/IT/No 29012.

ABANTU has gained credibility in Nigeria as an effective and credible gender and policy advocacy organization. It is also popularly reffred to as the "NGO of NGOs" as a result of its expertise and experience of strengthening the management and service delivery capacity of NGOs and CBOs that work with and for women.
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Recent News

Abantu Seminar
A Seminar was held to help the less privilage in the society in achieving their goals... more
Training for Women with Disability
Disbusment of seed grants
to TY Danjuma foundation's beneficiaries... more