Stand with a Girl (SWAG) Initiative

Stand With A Girl (SWAG) Initiative is youth-led organization dedicated to ensuring that every girl in Nigeria, no matter where she is born or found is empowered to fulfilll her maximum potential. Our goal is to promote a safe and supportive environment for the social, economic, academic and healthy development of girls in Nigeria. Since its establishment on March 1, 2016, SWAG Initiative has implemented activities with rural and urban slum marginalized Adolescent Girls, Parents, Community Members, Religious and Traditional Leaders promoting girls’ empowerment and gender equality through the fight against harmful cultural practices and gender norms, low level of education, poor sexual and reproductive health information and services.