NewsClick Nigeria to attend UN’s training for journalists on SDG


In pursuit of its goals of developmental journalism, NewsClick Nigeria will on Tuesday join other selected journalists from different media organisations to participate in a training organised by the United Nations Information Centre (UNIC), Lagos and Media Awareness and Information For All Network (MAIN) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Agenda.

The workshop is scheduled to take place between 10 – 11 May 2022, 9 a. m daily at American Corner, (Former Concord Newspapers office), 42 Local Airport Road, Ikeja, Lagos.

According to a statement released by the organisers of the event, seeks to acquaint journalists with SDGs targets and indicators and mechanics of monitoring specific indicators of SDGs with a view to generating compelling stories that will galvanise local and people’s action for sustainable development in Nigeria.

The training workshop has been held in Maiduguri, Kano, Abuja and Uyo; and Lagos and Enugu will complete the six geo- political zones of Nigeria.

Meanwhile, this is not the first NewsClick Nigeria is partnering with and engaging global bodies that are committed to promoting positive global changes.

It will be recalled NewsClick Nigeria was accredited by the UN and participated in the 26th edition of UN global climate change conference which held in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, between 31 October and 12 November 2021, under the Co-Presidency of the United Kingdom and Italy.