Southwest States access $24.1 million of the World Bank SFTAS Grant

Southwest States access $24.1 million of the World Bank SFTAS Grant

by Abiodun Oladipo, Head of Programmes, DAWN Commission The Federal Government recently disbursed N43.2billion to twenty-four (24) eligible States based on their achievement under the performance-based grant component of the World Bank-assisted States Fiscal Transparency, Accountability and Sustainability (SFTAS) programme in 2018. Out of the N43.2billion disbursed, the five (5) eligible States from the Southwest […]

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March 2020 – DASHBOARD

March 2020 – DASHBOARD

How the Southwest States are achieving Regional Integration through the DAWN-DFID/PERL Partnership Governance, as it has been described, is central to development conversations. The World Bank (1992) defines it as the manner in which power is exercised in the management of a country’s economic and social resources for development. According to the Bank, one of […]

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How the Southwest States are achieving Regional Integration through the DAWN-DFID/PERL Partnership

How the Southwest States are achieving Regional Integration through the DAWN-DFID/PERL Partnership

DFID – Department for International Development PERL – Partnership to Engage, Reform and Learn The Partnership to Engage, Reform and Learn (PERL), a programme of the Department for International Development (DFID), supports how governments organise their core business of making, implementing, tracking and accounting for policies, plans and budgets used in delivering public goods (economic […]

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AMOTEKUN: Southwest States Response to Rising Insecurity in the Region

AMOTEKUN: Southwest States Response to Rising Insecurity in the Region

There is an indisputable relationship between economic development and security, and most security challenges are essentially economic challenges. The importance of security cannot be overstressed as it is the most fundamental of the socio-contractual responsibilities of the State to its citizens which directly or indirectly affects everybody. Thus, security is the protection or defence of […]

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REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Domestication of SDG Data Disaggregation for Effective Tracking

Data is to development conversations what blood is to human beings. Data is the major enabler of a good development plan. Planning without data is like driving without a compass. It is to this end DAWN Commission has shown interest in developing data infrastructure through a concept tagged; Southwest Sustainable Open Data Management System (ODMS). […]

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