UMWA is a voluntary, registered non-governmental umbrella organization and an association for female journalists and women involved in information management from both government and private organizations.UMWA’s aim is to provide development information to women and other marginalized groups for effective decision-making and advocate for gender responsive policies, legislation and programs for improved livelihoods. ... [according to site editor's information]
AMWIK is a national media Association for women journalists from the print, electronic media and other areas of communication. Its primary focus is women, and it uses the media as a tool to advance issues that affect them. The Association recognizes that gender inequality and inequity undermines the effectiveness of development. ... [according to site editor's information]
Journalists Against AIDS (JAAIDS) Nigeria is a media-based non-governmental organisation in Nigeria working in the field of HIV/AIDS and development. Its mission is to contribute to the prevention, care and control of HIV/AIDS in Nigeria by providing innovative communication interventions that will facilitate positive behavior change to reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS. ... [according to site editor's information]
The objectives of JET are inter alia
* to collect information on environment and sustainable development and disseminate it through JET publications and other media.
* to provide forums for people to learn and exchange idea on environment and sustainable development.
* to disseminate environmental education and stimulate public debate on sustainable management of natural resources. ... [according to site editor's information]