NEWMAP is a World Bank assisted project that is being implemented by Federal and several states government where the gully has impacted negatively. The NEWMAP, project is in different components which are; Resettlement Action Plan through compensation, Gully stabilization by civil work, catchment planning-bio remediation, water harvesting, alternative livelihood implementation, Climate change adaptation and other related activities for sustainable environment.
Serving as the Umbrella NGO that coordinates the activities of State Focal NGOs (SFNGOs) by ensuring Social Coordination, capacity building and training the SFNGOs as Training the Trainers, monitor their activities and then reporting to the Federal Project Management Unit of NEWMAP.
IFEHS was fully involved in the Capacity Building of Local communities to carryout Accountability, monitoring and reporting of procurement and awarding contract in due process in Orumba South Local Government Area – A community mobilization project that was funded by World Bank small grant –Nigeria.
Community mobilization for Gender mainstreaming and capacity building for women and youth participation in Commercial Agriculture, National FADAMA III and Community Based Agriculture and Rural Development Programme as a tool for poverty alleviation among women and youths within 36 states of Nigeria. World Bank , IFAD- Assisted.
Several Institutions capacity has been strengthened for effective implementation of projects and institutional management. The projects include; Cooperate Management for the Ministry of Health Kaduna State sponsored by Path2 /DFID Project cycle management for staff of Commercial Agriculture Development Programme/World Bank, Capacity Strengthening for Local Government staff on project management and administration, participatory procurement across five 5 states; Enugu, Cross-River, Kaduna, Kano and Lagos.
Developing and training of communication strategy for Power Holding Company Building the capacity of CSOs /CBOs for effective engagement with World Bank/donor funded projects across the 36 states on Nigeria.
Initiative for Food, Environment & Health Society (IFEHS) carried out comprehensive research on the impact of women working in the mining sites across Nigeria. Livelihood Need Assessment for IFAD-CBARDP Impact study of IFAD-CBARDP across 18 states in Nigeria.
Initiative for Food Environment & Health Society (IFEHS) carried out Sesamestreet workshop. The project that was funded by USAID, was to sensitize and educate orphans especially children who lost both parents due to HIV/AIDs that live in orphanage homes and schools for healthy living, avoiding stigmatization and documentation of their family history which was managed by IFEHS in Federal Capital Territory, Abuja – Nigeria.
Initiative for Food, Environment & Health Society (IFEHS) in this efforts in touching lives is Empowering women, young girls and youths through skills acquisition for economic enhancement to reduce abuse, exploitation and rural-urban migration- supported by Japan Embassy and Irish Aid.