Benin City, Nigeria
Joined October 2021

NEXTGEN is a development organization. It is a non-government, not-for-profit and non-sectarian, organization working for peace and social development and empowerment of vulnerable and less developed

Presence in: Nigeria
Focus: Education, Environmental Justice, Gender-based violence, Health, Livelihoods, Peace-building & Transitional Justice, Women's Rights

NEXTGEN is fully registered with the CAC with the registration number CAC/IT/N0 49090. Our Vision Statement: Creating a World Where Youth and Communities Achieve Their Full Potentials while Our Mission Statement: Health and Empowered Youth Engendering Social, Economic, Political And Community Development


In keeping with UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, (SDGs), the aims and objectives of this organization are:

  1. Ensuring the general development of youths and communities. Special focus is on health, skills and personality/character development.
  2. Communicating values and hope for purposeful living
  3. Alleviating poverty and economic empowerment of widows and the poor through skills acquisition, encouraging entrepreneurial efforts through training and funding
  4. Addressing special gender issues and need to enhance the actualization of the potential of the womenfolk and fighting against trafficking in humans and child-labour.
  5. Providing youths with role models that can inspire challenges, mentor and train them with love and understanding.
  6. Addressing reproductive health issues and encouraging sports development.

CORE PROGRAMS/THEMATIC FOCUS to strategically achieve our mission:

  1. Youth, Education and Mentoring (Education, Volunteerism, Counseling, Publications, Role Modeling, Sports, Clubs, Character Development)
  2. Sexual & Reproductive Health Issues/HIV/AIDS (Sexual Rights & other Health Issues such as Cancer)
  3. Gender Equality & Women/Vulnerable People’s Empowerment (Protection & Cooperative Formation, & Microfinancing)
  4. Leadership Development (Democracy and Participation/Leadership Skills Development)
  5. Entrepreneurship & Employability Development (Talent, Skills Acquisition & Certification, Agric Dev & Cooperatives Formation/Strengthening)
  6. Rural Development, Livelihoods & Mobilization (Peace & Conflict Resolution, Outreaches & Community Advocacy, Meeting Needs