Investing in the Safety and Integrity of Adolescent Girls (I-SING) in North East Nigeria

Investing in the Safety and Integrity of Adolescent Girls (I-SING) in North East Nigeria

I-SING (Investing in the Safety and Integrity of Adolescent Girls) is a two-year programme, funded by the European Union via the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa – EUTF, which will run from September 2016 to January 2019.

It seeks to improve the safety, livelihood and personal agency of adolescent girls in North East Nigeria. I-SING targets 12,000 adolescent girls and 5,000 adolescent boys with life skills, reproductive health knowledge, psycho-social support, financial literacy and job readiness and livelihood trainings delivered within safe spaces.

KEY FACTS

  • Location

    3 North East States (Adamawa, Borno and Gombe)

    Target group

    Adolescent girls and boys

    Total cost (€)

    3 500 000.00

    EU contracted amount - €

    3 500 000.00

    Duration

    September 2016 - January 2019

    Implementing organisation

    Mercy Corps Nigeria

    Funding instrument

    EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa