Our online events

June 09th, 2020

If the trend of youth emigration continues at its current pace, Bosnia and Herzegovina is looking at a future stripped of its biggest potential, young people. WFD BiH has prepared the first study to respond to this question: what are the actual costs of youth emigration from Bosnia and Herzegovina? Friday 12 June 2020 11:00 […]

June 03rd, 2020

The State Opening of Parliament marks the formal start of a new parliamentary year and the President sets out his government’s agenda for the coming session, outlining proposed policies and legislation. This State Opening will usher in the start of the Sixth Parliament of the Second Republic of Sierra Leone. The State Opening happens on […]

May 29th, 2020

How have young people in East Africa been affected by the pandemic? What can government, development partners and non-state actors do to support a stronger youth bounce back after the pandemic? Spotlighting evidence from a regional study on disruptions of COVID-19 to youth life and discussion on what government, development partners and non-state actors can do to support a stronger […]

May 29th, 2020

Sierra Leone’s body politic has been bedeviled in recent weeks with heightened political tensions. In the last few weeks alone, there have been an alleged attempted jailbreak, unlawful arrests of high-profile opposition politicians and countless accusations and counter-accusations by the country’s two major political parties. This is further worsened by the creation and circulation of […]

May 29th, 2020

COVID-19 is ravaging the entire globe, including Nigeria. In support of the advocacy for democracy amid this international health crisis, WFD Nigeria is leading a discussion on sustaining democracy through this period. This webinar, held on the 15th May, focused on the need for accountability and transparency, especially among government officials. It identified what these […]