By Tejumade Sanusi |
The United Nations Development Project, (UNDP) will be holding a two-day sensitization workshop for the establishment of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) zonal innovation hub in Lagos state.
The Zonal Innovation hub is being conducted across the six geo-political zones by the UNDP in collaboration with OSSAP-SDGs.
The innovation hub is aimed at strengthening social protection at the States and Federal levels in Nigeria.
States selected for the innovation hubs include Lagos; South-west, Nasarawa State; North-central, Gombe; North-east, Sokoto; North-west, Enugu; South-east and Delta; South-south
The establishment of the innovation hubs will focus on assessing the selected SDG offices, identifying key technical challenges or bottlenecks hindering actualization of social protection and other SDGs implementation, identifying innovative solutions and financing options as peculiar with the state and zones.