Between the 16th– 18th of August, 2021 the NEWMAP Federal Project Management Unit (FPMU), the Umbrella Non-Governmental Organization (IFEHS) and other pool of experts were on a World Bank Due Diligence Mission to Edo State. The delegation which was led by the National Project Coordinator Alh. Dr Salisu Dahiru included other members of the Federal Management Unit team, representatives of the Umbrella NGO and a pool of experts from the World Bank.
The goal of the mission was to settle lingering issues in the project area, especially as it involves safeguard, livelihood and grievances redress. Activities carried out by the team includes meeting with the Edo State’s Governor Godwin Obaseki represented by the Secretary to the State Government, on ground visits and evaluation of project sites, meeting with community stakeholders, project affected persons and complainants.http://www.edonewmap.org/?post_type=slideshow&p=1208&preview=true