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South Saharan Social Development Organization (SSDO)

is deeply committed to making development happen for women, youth and children.

FEATURED  PROJECTS

RADIO SCHOOL

EMPOWERING ADOLESCENT GIRLS AND BOYS THROUGH THE RADIO

South Saharan's Radio School is a programme where curriculum based classes are being aired on the radio so that children can have access to quality education. This are for children in community schools or out of school.. 

THE AWAKENING PROGRAM

GET INVOLVED; JOIN THE CONVERSATION

The Awakening radio programme inspires young people with the right information to get involved in nation building, It helps young people inteprete and participate in governance and decision making as well as the implementation of government policies and programmes.

SISTER GUARDIAN INITIATIVE

WOMEN HELPING WOMEN TO OVERCOME VIOLENCE


2 in 5 women experience violence from their lovers at some point in their life. South Saharan through the Sister Guardian Initiative is committed to helping women rise above domestic violence.

JACOB'S WELL

FINANCIAL AID FOR COMMUNITY WOMEN

Jacob’s Well is an economic empowerment programme designed to help women in growing their existing businesses through a micro-credit scheme.

IMPROVE LEARNING OUTCOME PROJECT.

BUILDING THE CAPACITY OF TEACHERS AND SBMCs

Improve learning outcome project identifies the need for the re-training  teachers in public schools on best strategies for students’ engagement in classroom as well as SBMCs.

BLOG FEATURES


Ending Child Marriage


The Journey begins at the grassroots


"In my community in the south-eastern part of Nigeria, girls are still getting married at an early age either due to teenage pregnancy or because their parents are poor and see marriage as an alternative to the girl’s education..." - Onyeka Akunna

     Traditional Birth Attendant (TBAs) As Agents In The Fight To Prevent Hiv/Aids Mother To Child Trasmission

Empowering women in communities

South Saharan Social Development Organization tested this out in Enugu State through its Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) and Sexual Reproductive Health programme in which Traditional Birth Attendants (TBAs) are being trained on PMTCT.


We Must Speak Out Before its Too Late


Dont let your loyalty become slavery


No one should have to endure this kind of pain—and your first step to breaking free is recognizing that your situation is abusive.

Women Empowerment


Madam Agbo tells her story with her keke business

I love driving and earning as doing what I love brings fulfillment for me. I am happy that I can save money and hopefully get another keke to empower other women.

Improve Learning Outcome Training

Sponsored By TY-Danjuma Foundation

This project seeks to improve the learning outcome of pupils in Enugu State through improved capacity of teachers and community involvement in schools’ management.

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Day of the African Child


We believe in children because we know they are the future

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       JACOBS WELL
Micro Credit Loan

Empowering women in communities

The South Saharan Social Development Organisation economic empowerment project which provides soft loans to widows and women facing domestic violence hasmade a huge impact in the life of women in Nsukka, Eke, Isiuzo, Uzowani, Umode, Agboga and Ezeagu communities.

South Saharan wins Always Nigeria Competition

#APadAGirl Campaign

We are excited about being part of the Always Nigeria #APadAGirl campaign as they donate free pads to girls in Nigeria.

SOUTH SAHARAN PEACE TOUR 

Town hall meeting with Northern Youth Assembly

Fostering peace in Nigeria with the peace talk between the Northern Youth Assembly and the Ohaneze Ndi Igbo.

CHANGE A CHILD'S LIFE WITH JUST A RADIO

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No child should be denied the opportunity to learn and grow. Yet over 10 millions of children are out of school. Radio School aims to bridge that gap with help from donors like you.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE DAY

#SSDORADIOSCHOOLFACTS

World English Day is celebrated on the 23rd of April every year. English Language is a global lingua franca as it is spoken as a first language in many countries of the world and an official language in about 60 countries. Find out some interesting radio school facts.

WORLD HEALTH DAY

DEPRESSION - LET'S TALK 

The discussion centered on the importance of talking to someone when depressed

CORRUPTION AND THE COMMON MAN

THE NIGERIAN SITUATION

Corruption is a cancer to development anywhere in the world. It destroys the destiny of future generations and locks the present generation in a maze of darkness and underdevelopment. This is the reason many countries in the world are treating corruption like a fugitive that should be given no hiding place. 

OLA NDI IGBO

 Celebrating excellence and innovation


Ola Ndi Igbo aims to foster a world of growth, innovation and sustainable development while identifying voices and ideas that are shaping the next generation.

 YOUTH AND THE BUDGET

Bridging the gap between young people and the budgeting process

For many young people, discussions about budget and national spending is like playing reggae in the midst of blues. While many a youth will prefer a discussion on football, movies or some fun activity, only a handful are interested in understanding the role of young people in budgeting or how they can get involved in the budget process.

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