NIGERIA IN MAPS has been named finalist of the first ever United Nations SDG Action Awards

Hurray!!! Nigeria In Maps has been announced as a finalist of the United Nations SDG Action Awards in the category “VISUALIZER” (This award goes to the most innovative or impactful use of MY World or other citizen voices data to communicate with government or the public)

The Awards recognize the most outstanding and innovative efforts to inspire action on the Sustainable Development Goals, a set of goals adopted by countries to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda.

The Awards are powered by the United Nations SDG Action Campaign. Winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on 21 March 2018, during the second edition of the Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development, the world’s annual gathering to catalyze action for the SDGs, happening in Bonn, Germany (21-23 March 2018). For more information on the Awards, go to sdg.ac/awards