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Please feel free to provide a short bio about yourself or the work of your organization (no more than 3 paragraphs)
My name is Samuel Akpobome Orovwuje and i hold two master degree in public and International Affairs and Humanitarian and Refugee studies from the University of Lagos, Nigeria respectively. Currently i run an NGO dedicated to displaced persons and a centre for research on IDPs.My skills are in the areas of Humanitarian aids and development, Sexuality and Reproductive Health in emergencies, Training in Peace Building and Transformation, Forced Migration and DDR with international exposure in Dubai, UAE and Uganda in East Africa.
Please list the countries and/or regions in which you (or your organization) have direct and significant expertise
What is your current country of residence (or location of your organization)?
What is your current job (and organization) and/or where and what field are you studying?
Founder / Executive Director, Humanitarian Care for displaced persons
What is your personal or organizational website? ( under construc...
Which are your primary sectoral areas of expertise (or the primary sectoral areas of your organization) ?
Alternative Dispute Resolution, Conflict Resolution, Development, Diplomacy, DDR, Gender, Human Rights, Interfaith, Humanitarian Relief, Peacebuilding, Psychosocial, Refugees, Rule of Law, Security, Transparency, Violence Prevention
Which are your primary skills areas(or the primary skill areas of your organization)?
Advocacy, Capacity Building, Program Implemenation, Research, Training, Intervention
What are some of your current areas of research (if any)?
Profiling IDPs for Peace and development in Nigeria. and Psycho social interventions for GBV.
If appropriate feel free to list several of your (or your organization's) publications
1.Modern Economic Foundations and Nation Building in Nigeria.
2. Resources Endowments and Conflicts in Africa.
3.IDPs and National Goverments: Protection Regimes and The Guiding Principles won International Displacements in West Africa.

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Sovereignity for Sale: The Niger Delta Crisis and the Nigerian State

Posted on May 28, 2009 at 2:15pm 0 Comments

Recent military engagement in the oil rich Niger Delta bring to question the sincerity of the nigerian state in protecting its civilian population and above all resolving the issues of development in the region.The current military hostilities negates all international norms, particularly the Geneva convention common Article 3 that forbade attacks on civilian population especially women, children and the elderly.This hostilities will bring about a deadlock in the peace process already started… Continue

The issue of the security sector

Posted on September 18, 2008 at 1:16pm 0 Comments

The contending issue of reform in the security council require an urgent debate in this network and i requre response from members with a view to aggregrating our opinion.This again is an addition to my earlier posting on the Big Question

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At 11:54pm on April 4, 2011, Cynthia Davis said…
Your work is inspiring! Very important.
At 3:56am on February 7, 2009, EHICHOYA EJEMENARE said…
thanks for the comment,hope to keep in touch
At 10:11pm on December 15, 2008, NABUJJA SUZAN said…
Hi Samuel,

Thanks for the comment and the compliment. Hope we will keep in touch. Its nice that you have been to Uganda, which part of Uganda did you reach and when? hope you will visit us again soon dear. Am sorry Sam that i took long without replying this, I have been on and off lately, trying to sort out a few things but now am back to work and I will have time to read my Emails so pliz lets break the silence.

Stay well and all the best
At 5:39pm on July 28, 2008, Ninteretse Landry said…
Hi Sam, hope you're ok. I am preparing a series of articles about Burundi to provide an overview of its current situation.Guess you 'll enjoy to learn more on this small but beautiful country.
At 12:45pm on July 7, 2008, Ninteretse Landry said…
Hi Sir, I am pleased to share your solid experience.I will inform you about Burundi and its long peace process.Look forward to hearing from you very soon.
At 1:07pm on June 30, 2008, Erle Frayne Argonza said…
Welcome to our wonderful network, Samuel! Great to have you here with us. Pls join my circle of friends. You may also find my writings interesting. Carpe diem!
At 11:14pm on June 28, 2008, Leke Obadimu said…
Thanks sir, I am Glad and i look forward to hearing from you too.

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