Grassroots Development and Empowerment Foundation

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

The Grassroots Development and Empowerment Foundation is a Nigerian NGO established to assist and empower women, young people and children in rural communities. The organisation aims to further education and to protect the rights of children and women. The Foundation also work on health issues such as malaria control and TB/HIV/AIDS prevention, and on capacity building to help community members access economic and social opportunities.

Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Participant in relevant networks

Stop TB Partnership; Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, France; Civil Society on HIV/AIDS in Nigeria (CiSHAN); TB Network Nigeria

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Advocacy of global issues; Project funding

Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Nigeria

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Community development; HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria, all (3)