" Let us come together as one, hand in hand, to build our nations on the pillars of hope, equality, and shared prosperity."
- Nelson Mandela


Building Nations Initiative: Empowering Teens for a Brighter Future - LIFEPAD 2023

In just two weeks, BNI empowers teenagers with essential life skills, environmental consciousness, and cultural appreciation. It is a transformative experience that nurtures responsible, confident, and culturally aware young leaders who are ready to shape a brighter future for themselves and their nations.

Violence against Women: Leveraging on the Involvement of Boys and Men

Despite several global, regional, and national responses, countless women have continued to suffer some form of violence and another day in, day out. In its effort to protect women against violence at the United Nations General Assembly, in December 1993, the global community adopted the Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women.

How volunteers are fighting hunger amid COVID-19 crisis

Building Nations Initiative (BNI), a youth-led youth work organisation partnered with six other youth-led organisations to implement the Food Aid in COVID-19 Emergency (F.A.C.E Project). FACE is a digital technology-driven crowdfunding and decentralized logistics and supply chain model that ensures last-mile distribution of essential food aid and sanitation kits to most vulnerable families in Ibadan.

My Conversation with HRH Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

On September 16th and 17th, 2022, I had the opportunity to attend the United Nations Transforming Education Summit at the UN Headquarters in New York. Policymakers, representatives of government and non-government institutions, educators, changemakers, and young leaders gathered to mobilize action and solutions to transform education.

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Strong foundations, united aspirations, and boundless determination pave the way for a legacy of progress under the Building Nations Initiative.


The Building Nations Initiative is wholly committed to empowering communities through transformative projects that not only strengthen the fabric of these communities but also hold the power to positively impact the lives of numerous young individuals.