International Center for Environmental health & Development [ICEHD] is a non-governmental, non-profit international organization established in May 2004, and registered by the Corporate Affairs Commission as an incorporated Trustee under part ‘C’ of the Companies and Allied Matters Act 1990. ICEHD’S registration details are CAC/IT/NO 17758 and Its registered office is situated in Lagos.
ICEHD was started primarily to promote health (especially the health of women and girls), advance socio-economic inclusion and development and empower local marginalized women, girls and vulnerable individuals and communities through education, empowerment and capacity building to confront and participate in the
ICEHD further advocates respect for human rights ethics in health, environmental and developmental policies and practices, towards the full realization of the right to health, a healthy environment and development in Nigeria and Africa.
ICEHD works towards the enjoyment of a clean environment, good health, social and economic freedom, available, accessible and affordable health care and developmental needs, and human rights protection, especially for women and girls, vulnerable individuals and communities in Nigeria and Africa.
To build capacity to promote and access the right to health and development and advocate for their full realization, particularly women’s right to health, social and economic inclusion, participation and development; and to promote respect for human rights ethics in health and developmental policies and programs.
ICEHD has five units:
ICEHD is served at the top by a Board of Trustees, which also acts as an executive council and advisory Body, comprising of experienced professionals from varied backgrounds such as, law, statistics, accounts, public health, environment and social work. This is followed in the organogram, by executive and finance directors, who head the level of office manager, project manager and accountant. Following this level are the senior programs officer, M & E officer, digital and communications officers and staff attorney. At the lower level are the administrative staff, program officer and program assistants and volunteers. To also support the work, ICEHD has a well-structured functioning office and equipment, good and transparent accounting system with qualified staff, volunteers, partners and consultants.
TRUSTEES/AND ADVIORY MEMBERS
LEADERS AND KEY OFFICERS IN THE GROUP
OUR PARTNERS/FUNDING SOURCES
21A, Akin Osiyemi Street,
Off Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos,
Nigeria, West Africa.
Tel: +234.803 325 6454, +234.705 207 4297
Facebook : https://facebook.com/icehdNG
Ndudi is a lawyer with an LL.B, B.L and LL.M. She also has a PhD in Management (specializing in Leadership & Organizational Change) from Walden University, USA. She has a diploma in Project Identification, Development and Management, from Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands, with training and certification in Women’s Health and Human Rights, Stanford University, USA, Conflict Management & Human Rights, Center for Conflict Resolution, Cape Town South Africa and Gender Responsive Governance, from The Hague Academy for Local governance, the Hague, Netherlands.
She has a robust experience in managing non-governmental organization for well over a decade and half. She also has an enviable career experience in legal matters. She is experienced in proposal writing and implementing community development projects, research & fact-finding missions, developing and sustaining partnerships with policy officials and agencies, organizing trainings and stakeholder workshops.
She has worked with both local and international organizations such as, Center for Housing Rights and Evictions (COHRE), Geneva, Switzerland as the Coordinator -COHRE-AFRICA, coordinating fact-finding mission in Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and the Gambia; the Human rights Center & the Center for the Study of AIDS, University of Pretoria, South Africa as Country Representative; INTERIGHTS, (International Center for the legal Protection of Human Rights), London, UK as the Human rights Lawyer/Intern; SERAC (social and economic rights action center), Lagos as senior legal officer promoting legal programs and undertaking legal cases for vulnerable communities. She is the projects director for ICEHD.
Mr. Olowookere is ICEHD’s financial director. He started his career that has spanned over 25 years with Students PYE Nigeria Limited, Accountancy and Banking tuition house as accounts officer. He also had a stint with Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria and stood as a promising young man with his excellent performances among which is the bank reconciliation of several-years old accounts of customers and inter-branch transactions. He later joined Corporate Focus Nigeria Limited, an investment and Finance Company as the head of accounts department before joining Servizi Italiani, a multinational company, in the business of importing, exporting and trading, as Credit Controller, and rose to the position of Financial Controller.
He moved from here and started lecturing at Uppergate Tutors, an ICAN examination training centre and from here became a cofounder and Pioneer Managing Director of Superiorpoints Associates Limited, an ICAN recognized tuition center. He is also a facilitator for H. Pierson Associates Limited an international consulting firm for the financial services industry, an experience that saw him facilitating Basic Accounting in several banks and micro finance banks among which are UBA Bank Plc., Access Bank Plc, Diamond Bank Plc. and Gapbridge Micro Finance Bank.
He participated in the development of curriculum, course contents and training of the staff of the Finance Departments of the 21 local governments in Adamawa State on Accounting for Local Government Administration. He has also been in the team that carries out corporate reorganisation and strategic plans geared towards reviving several moribund organisations. He has participated in many seminars and training especially in the area of business management and development and financial controls. He is a graduate of Accountancy and an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and also holds an MBA, in International Business Management.
Stella is an accountant with ICEHD. She has accounting degrees and oversees financial accountability of ICEHD in accordance with funded project terms.