RCE Ogun

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Rce details
Region:
AFRICA & MIDDLE EAST
Country:
Nigeria
Overview
Date of RCE acknowledgement:
July, 2018
Description of RCE and Geographic Region:

RCE Ogun is situated in Ogun State. Ogun State is one of the 36 States in Nigeria, presently located within the South-West geopolitical zone. The neighbouring States include Lagos State (to the South), Oyo and Osun States (to the North), Ondo State (to the East) and the Republic of Benin (to the West). Presently, Ogun has the highest concentration of industries as well as the highest number of Universities in Nigeria. The indigenes of Ogun are predominately farmers and tie and dye manufacturers.

Goals and Objectives:

The goal of RCE Ogun is to create resilient, inclusive and environmentally friendly communities through formal and informal trainings, enlightenment programmes and exemplar projects for the sustainable development of the region.

Organisation Hosting RCE Secretariat:

Covenant University

Key Partners:

Name of organisation: Ogun State Ministry of Education
Role: Coordination of secondary schools in the region
Contact name: Mrs. Onabekun, Deputy Director, Department of Special Duties
Contact phone number: +2348034669494

Name of organisation: Ogun State Ministry of Agiculture
Role: Coordination of farmers in the region
Contact name: Mr. Adeogun , Ogun State Agricultural Development Programme (OGADEP)
Contact email: sbadeogun@yahoo.com

Name of organisation: African Hub International
Role: Capacity Building for Youths in the Region
Contact name: Mrs. Oluneye Oluwole
Contact phone number:+2348173939393

Name of organisation: Hebron FM, Covenant University
Role: Publicity/Awareness
Contact name: Dr. Olusola Oyero, Covenant University
Contact email:  hodmasscomm@covenantuniversity.edu.ng

Activities
Current Activities:
Upcoming Activities:
  • RCE Ogun Climate Change Convention for Secondary Schools, February, 2019
  • RCE Ogun Girls for STEM Initiative, April 2019
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Communication Channels
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Contact Details
Main RCE Contact:
The Director, CEDS
ceds@covenantuniversity.edu.ng
Secondary RCE Contact:
Dr. Patience Tunji-Olayeni
pat.tunji-olayeni@covenantuniversity.edu.ng
RCE Youth Coordinator(s):
RCE mailing address for correspondence:

RCE Ogun, CEDS Building, Covenant University, PMB 1023, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria