Initiative for youth development change in Nigeria
Vision of the organization
To mitigate the impact of HIV/AIDS, STI’s and mental health issues in Nigeria.
Summary Description of your Organization
We, friends and colleagues (IDU/PWID/PWUD) from Lafia, Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, firmly resolved to form an organization which shall protect and defend our interest in cognizance with the need for a profile for reference purposes for the entire members of the community.
We hereby make, accept and resolved that this shall be our profile as an organization of drug users in Lafia, Nasarawa State, Nigeria.
NAME OF THE ORGANIZATION AND ACRONYM
The Organization shall be known and called as “INITIATIVE FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CHANGE IN NIUGERIA (IYDCN)”.
BRIEF INTRODUCTION OF THE ORGANIZATION
Initiative for Youth Development Change in Nigeria (IYDCN) came into existence in the month of October, 16th 2014 after meeting with Heartland Alliance Nigeria (HAN) with the encouragement for the community members especially (IDU/PWID/PWUD) to have a voice. The community members were requested to visit the HAN office for a meeting, after which there was a consensus on when an election will hold which was held. Elected Executive Members are:
1. IDRIS SULEIMAN: - Executive Director/Program Officer.
2. SULEIMAN MOHAMMED: - Monitoring and Evaluation Officer
3. MANSUR MUSA HASSAN: - Financial Officer
4. ABDULLAHI AHMAD MUHAMMAD: - Care and Support Officers.