is a voluntary non governmental and non profit organization. established
with the sole objective of delivering interventions in communities
such that could sprout development of the poor and excluded people
with regards to Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS, Information communication
Technology for rural development, human rights for women and children
with special emphasis on widowhood rights, OVC and PLWHA generally.
INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR ACCELERATED
DEVELOPMENT (I.C.A.D.) is a pro-poor, not for profit organization
working with people in the communities, learning what their needs
and priorities are. We sit with community people to identify pressing
local issues. Then we plan how local people can best tackle the problems.
Our work with local people focuses on four key areas; Reproductive
Health, Gender and livelihood, Human rights, and ICT for Rural Development.
We help the communities develop action plans to solve identified challenges,
we also jointly develop proposals to would be donors to partner/sponsor/aid
the process of solving challenges in the community. A lot have been
achieved, a lot more is to be achieved hence we are soliciting for
GRANTS/FUNDS and partnership/collaboration to complete more community
recently conducted the first ever plant-for-the-planet academy in
Nigeria. This was done in collaboration with the Plateau state ministry
of Environment and Plant-for-the-plant foundation Germany.
ICAD is committed
to disaster risk reduction in communities through greening of the
environment. Our work is a youth led project that attempts to catch
them young to work for climate justice and sustainable development.
This project trained 55 Climate Ambassadors from 10 schools in Jos
- report at http://www.plant-for-the-planet.org/en/news/2013/03/11/1288
We are located
at T45 Rukuba Road, Jos Plateau state, Nigeria.
P.O.Box 10496 Jos. +234 (0) 8087572929 and +234 (0) 8061330096: email: