Enable Access to ID for Women in Vulnerable Communities
November 7, 2022
Kevin / Inclusion for all / Trade & the economy
On episode 1 of Inclusion for all radio – Chinasa Collins-Ogbuo, podcast host and the Head, Inclusion for all Initiative; is joined by two distinguished women to discuss breaking the bias and enabling ID access for women in vulnerable communities in Nigeria.
Suwaiba Muhammad Dankabo-Programmes Director at ActionAid Nigeria who is an expert in Rural and Sustainable Development and has worked directly with people living in poverty and exclusion for over two decades. Suwaiba contributes to the topic by highlighting the nuanced reason women remain excluded from ID ownership and how to address them.
Keziah Damina is the Desk Officer for the Conditional Transfer Program in Chikun Local government, Kaduna state. Keziah shares firsthand stories of the impact of ID ownership on women in her community and how they overcome some program enrollment challenges the beneficiaries (predominantly women) are faced with.