Minority Groups,Heritage and Identity

Where
Nigeria
When
2017
Who
Federal Ministry of Information and Culture and Federal Character Commission which has a mandate of ensuring balance in allocation of resources and federal appointments
Objetivos clave de la medida:

Nigeria is a multi ethnic and multi linguist  country.The existence of minority groups with  rich cultural heritage is however inevitable.To this effect this measure among s many is intended to:

The promote  the cultural diversity in Nigeria;

To protect the customs,heritage and interest of minority groups;

To encourage social inclusion in Nigerian society.

 

Alcance de la medida:
Local, Regional, National
Naturaleza de la medida:
legislative, regulatory
Característica principal de la medida:

Ensure that the culture,history,identity and heritage of minority groups in Nigeria are tied  to their individual socio-economic well-being;

Strengthen and enforce equity to ensure fairness as contained in the  application of the principles of Federal character.

Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:

Enhancement of equity and balanced cultural expressions;

A sense of  belonging and nationality of the minority groups;

An institutional framework for inter-cultural dialogue and conflict resolution

Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:

Annual National Statutory Budgetary Allocation

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain