Africa Centre for Citizens Orientation

Organization's name: Africa Centre for Citizens Orientation
Organization's acronym: ACCO
Former Name(s): Youth Crime Watch of Nigeria
Headquarters address  
Address: 7th Floor WAEC Building 10 Zambesi Crescent, Maitama
Abuja
Nigeria
Phone: 234-(0)-803-429-5071
Email: acconigeria@gmail.com
Web site: www.africacore.org, www.ycwnigeria.org

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages::
  • Yoruba

  • French

  • Ibo

  • English

  • Hausa

Remarks: Nahleen: The Council approved the change of name of the organization from "Youth Crime Watch of Nigeria" to "Africa Centre for Citizens Orientation" in July 2013.

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Adeola Adeboje Sustainable Development (secondary) , Social Development , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Sustainable Development (primary) , Committee on NGOs Representative
Kowi Nasiru Sustainable Development (secondary) , Public Administration , Others , Social Development , Sustainable Development (primary)
Ian Cawsey Others , Social Development , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
Sara Muir-Owen Sustainable Development (secondary) , Others , Social Development , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
Valentina Riva Sustainable Development (secondary) , Others , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
ADEWALE JOHNSON ABIMBOLA
Olakitan Seun Ayelabola Others
Ernest Onyeka Designation
OYEWALE OLUWADAMILARE OYEWOBI Sustainable Development (secondary) , Public Administration , Others , Social Development , Designation , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Quadrennial Report , Sustainable Development (primary) , Committee on NGOs Representative
Leonard Mandishara Others , Designation
RAHMAN BABALOLA Designation
Ebenezer Seyi Oladele Sustainable Development (secondary) , Social Development , Application , Quadrennial Report , Sustainable Development (primary) , Committee on NGOs Representative
Nia Marshall Sustainable Development (secondary) , Others , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
Eniola Olayemi Shutti Public Administration , Social Development , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Sustainable Development (primary)
Akunna Joy Ukairo
Peter Olugbenga Adeleye Sustainable Development (secondary) , Others , Head of Organization , Designation , Financing for Development , Forests , Sustainable Development (primary) , Public Administration , Social Development , Application , Advancement of Women , Re-classification , Quadrennial Report , Committee on NGOs Representative
Oludare Dickson Afeni Designation
Olusegun Andrew Ilesanmi Social Development , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
Peter Olugbenga Adeleye Conference Focal Point
Kemi Ajet
Akunna Joy Ukairo Social Development , Application , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Committee on NGOs Representative
Oluwaseyi Ojo Social Development , Designation
Promise Chinemerem Ozuzu
Kaley Walsh
Abiodun Akintola Designation
Oludare Afeni Financing for Development
Olakitan Seun Ayelabola Others
Peter Olugbenga Adeleye Head of Organization , Designation , Application , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Re-classification , Quadrennial Report , Committee on NGOs Representative
Oluwamayowa Adeyemi Adeniran Others
ADEWALE JOHNSON ABIMBOLA Social Development
Isaac Oyewale Akala Social Development
OLUSOLA RICHARD OKUNNUGA
Olasupo John Odeleye Social Development
Hassan Adeboye Babatunde
NGOZIKA EBERE-OKOYE Others , Social Development , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
Grace Amaka Nene Ochiabuto
Bolaji Emmanuel Adeyemi Sustainable Development (secondary) , Others , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
Amos Odeleye Designation , Committee on NGOs Representative
SUNDAY OLATUNDE OGUNSANYA
Petrina Santos Others , Social Development , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
Jubril Adeyinka Alao Social Development
Olayinka Oladapo Designation
Olatunde Theophilus Ojo Designation
Prince Afolabi James Ogungbemi
Olatunde Theophilus Ojo Application , Advancement of Women
Ikechukwu Harrison Mejuru
Oludare Afeni Financing for Development
Bolaji Emmanuel Adeyemi Others , Designation
Oluwaseyi Raphael Ojo
OLUSEUN ADEGBITE Others
Javier Collado Ruano
ADENIKE BOLANLE OLOWOYEYE
Oluwafemi Sunday Afolabi
SAMUEL IDOWU Designation
Patience Ogabanya Andepu
Peter Olugbenga Adeleye Sustainable Development (secondary) , Public Administration , Head of Organization , Social Development , Designation , Application , Advancement of Women , Financing for Development , Re-classification , Quadrennial Report , Sustainable Development (primary) , Committee on NGOs Representative
Olaolu Olutoye Oyeleye
Irene Itanekea Ijogbe
Olusegun Andrew Ilesanmi Others , Social Development , Designation , Sustainable Development (primary)
OLUDAPO AUSTIN AKINLUYI Financing for Development
Nwachukwu Faith Okwukwe
Busola Ojediran Sustainable Development (secondary) , Others , Designation , Advancement of Women , Sustainable Development (primary)
Chinenye Umealajekwu Social Development , Designation , Advancement of Women
Bukola Adeseun Adeleye

Activities


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Children
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Justice
  • Drug Control
  • Education
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Habitat
  • Human Rights
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Security
  • Justice
  • Media
  • Migration
  • Minority Rights
  • Peace and Security
  • Population
  • Safety
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Development
  • Sports for Peace and Development
  • Violence
  • Volunteerism
  • Youth

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Indigenous women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Men and boys
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • The girl child
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and armed conflict
  • Women and poverty

  • Population:
  • International migration
  • Population growth
  • Reproduction, family formation and the status of women

  • Public Administration:
  • Ethics, Transparency and Accountability
  • Governance and Public Administration
  • Knowledge Systems and E-government
  • Socio-Economic Governance and Management

  • Social Development:
  • Conflict
  • Employment
  • Indigenous issues
  • Information and Communications Technologies
  • Poverty
  • Social policy
  • Technical cooperation
  • Youth

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Education
  • Gender equality
  • Human settlements
  • Institutional arrangements
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Poverty
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Sustainable development for Africa
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Technology

  • Peace and Development in Africa:
  • Development in Africa
  • Peace in Africa

  • Conflict Resolution in Africa:
  • Conflicts Resolution

  • NEPAD:
  • Crosscutting issues (Gender and Capacity Development)
  • Human Development
  • Geographic scope: Regional
    • Africa
    Country of activity:
    • Nigeria
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    • Achieve universal primary education
    • Promote gender equality and empower women
    • Reduce child mortality
    • Improve maternal health
    • Ensure environmental sustainability
    • Develop global partnership for development
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 2002
    Year of registration (YYYY): 2004
    Organizational structure: i. Board of Trustees ii. National Executives Council iii. Board of Directors iv. Statutory Committee v. Special Advisors vi. Student Advisors
    Number and type of members: 3000 YOUTH BOYS - 1749 GIRLS - 1215 ADULT - 36
    Funding structure:
    • Membership fees or dues

    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    Funding structure other: N/A

    Main Objective

    Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC
    Username: acconigeria@gmail.com