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Teenagers Empowerment Initiative [TEMIN] an indigenous in Gombe State with a view t initiate, develop partnership interventions that will bring about positive changes in Women, Youth and Children

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

Teenagers Empowerment Initiative [TEMIN] an indigenous, not-for-profit non-governmental organization, is a local initiative committed to contributing sustainable response to health and developmental needs of Nigeria’s rural poor and vulnerable communities. Established in May, 2005 and supported essentially by volunteers, TEMIN started work by providing support to Orphans and Vulnerable Children in communities especially IDPs, Promoting HIV & AIDS information/education to in-School and out –of-school youths, and rendering home based care to People Living with HIV & AIDS and their families. By this we enhance local capacities of youths, advocate behavioral change and promote access to services to meet specific health and developmental needs. TEMIN provides information interventions on sanitation and encourages environmental friendly activities that enhance a healthy and sustainable environment TEMIN works with many communities in Nigeria, facilitating and catalyzing positive change through its programmes. TEMIN works to provide some level of social security, peace and good governance through collaborative efforts with other NGOs. It is non-political and believes in diversity and equal opportunity for all. TEMIN operates a top bottom and bottom top system of operation in communication flow. The organization is govern by a board of Directors having an oversight function, an Executive Director who is the chief executive officer, a program manager in charge of all program activities of the organization and an accountant in charge of all financial transaction, these are the management team of TEMIN and other staffers who falls under the management team based on their functions and job description.

Our Vision
A Nigeria, where Children, Youth and Women are living healthy and productive lives.

Our Mission
To initiate and develop partnership interventions that will bring about positive changes in Women, Youth and Children.

People Associated With This Organization

Grace Macdonald Garba

Joined September 2021
Interests: Education, Gender-based violence, Peace-building & Transitional Justice, Women's Rights
My name is Grace Macdonald Garba, I am the founder and Chief Executive of the organisation, I have worked as a Lecturer from FCET Gombe and has attained guite some experience on teaching counselling and Facilitation that I feel will give me a vast experience on doing community work to help curb some menace in the grassroots to bring about social justice. I retired recently after attaining the usual work years as required and have delved myself passionately into NGO work fully now. I am an indigene of Gombe State. I am joining this prestigious organisation so as to build my capacity and get vast exposure and gather new and current information on how to acquire and grants on fundable projects so as to fulfill and achieve the goals and objectives for which this organisation is founded.
Grace Macdonald Garba is the network champion (main point of contact) for TEENAGERS EMPOWERMENT INITIATIVE (TEMIN).

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