Pathfinders Commences DFID Funded ‘Path to Prevention’ Research on Recruiters of Sex Trafficking in Edo State

Background and Rationale: Human trafficking, or modern-day slavery, involves the illegal trade of people via force, fraud or coercion for exploitation or commercial gain. It occurs in every country in the world, cutting across social class, gender and age. It violates human rights, while simultaneously presenting a global health concern. Over the last 20 years, […]

Pathfinders Launches HERS (Hub of Economic Resources for Survivor) Project

We are excited to be launching the Phase 1 of our innovative HERS (Hub of Economic Resources for Survivors) Project.  With support from the French Embassy to Nigeria’s PISCCA Programme, HERS is the first of its kind one stop online and offline hub in Nigeria for all support required for survivors of sex trafficking and […]

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Expression of Interest Research Tool Development and Field Work Introduction CLEEN Foundation (formerly known as Centre for Law Enforcement Education) is a non- governmental organization established in January 1998 with the mission of promoting public safety, security and accessible justice through the strategies of empirical research, legislative advocacy, demonstration programmes and publications, in partnership with […]

Pathfinders’ Executive Director Chosen for France’s Future Leaders Program 2019

PARIS, FRANCE- During the week of March 25, 2019, Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa was chosen to participate as a subject matter expert in France’s Future Leaders Program organized by the country’s Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs.  During the one week study program based in Paris and Nice, Ms. Idahosa was opportuned to educate French […]

Pathfinders Trains and Certifies NYSC Youth Corpers in Nigeria

BENIN CITY, NIGERIA- There are good things happening in Nigeria. We are one of them. On September 13, 2018, Pathfinders conducted a human trafficking/irregular migration training and certification for the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps NYSC Youth Corpers in Edo State.  The 2.5 hour long “train the trainers” training was intended to empower the […]

Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa Speaks at TEDxAideyanSt

BENIN CITY, NIGERIA- On July 28, 2018, Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa participated as a speaker at TEDxAideyanSt in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.  Ms. Idahosa spoke on the three lies that Nigeria has embraced concerning the value of our women and girls that has led to Nigeria becoming globally recognized, infamously, on the issue of […]

Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa Serves as Contributing Writer to CPA UK’s e-Handbook on Modern Day Slavery

We are honoured to announce that Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa, Esq. is a contributing writer to the UK Home Office’s (via @CPA_UK’s Modern Slavery Project) newly launched e-Handbook on #ModernDaySlavery entitled: Legislating against Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking & Forced Labour. The e-handbook is a comprehensive guide for parliamentarians and parliamentary officials on legislating effectively against modern […]

Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa Appointed as Consultant to Nigeria’s Office of the Senate President on Migration and Human Trafficking/Organizes Roundtable

BENIN CITY, NIGERIA.  Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa, Esq. has been appointed a consultant to the Office of the Senate President of Nigeria on migration and human trafficking.  (Ms. Idahosa is also currently serving as a consultant to Nigeria’s House of Representatives regarding its efforts to amend the human trafficking law in Nigeria.) In an effort […]

Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa Conducts Training for Parliamentarians at UK Houses of Parliament

LONDON, ENGLAND.  On December 12, 2017, Pathfinders’ R. Evon Idahosa, Esq., a consultant for the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, UK (in partnership with Her Majesty’s Government), facilitated an all day legislative drafting seminar for varying Parliamentarians (lawmakers) from Pakistan, Mozambique, Malawi, Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda and Namibia on modern slavery.  The legislative drafting seminar, which was held […]

PJI Continues Collaboration with NAPTIP (Benin Zonal Command)

BENIN CITY, NIGERIA- August 11, 2017.  PJI paid a courtesy visit to NAPTIP (Nigeria’s National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons) Benin Zonal Command to congratulate newly installed Zonal Commander, Barrister Nduka Nwanwene, on his recent appointment as Zonal Commander of NAPTIP’s busiest zonal command.  Barrister Nwanwene reiterated NAPTIP’s willingness to continue to […]