Location Target Audience Programme Description
LEAD the Way - Holiday Youth Leadership Programme

April 7 - 10

July 13 - 17

Lagos  Youth 13 - 18 years

LEAP’s Youth Leadership Programme is designed to equip youth with life and leadership skills. The objectives of the programme are to:

  • Support youth through the process of “looking within” to take stock of their current skills, talents and inclinations as well as their dreams and visions for the future.
  • Expose youth to the concept of leadership, and offer them some tools and skills for effective leadership.
  • Encourage youth to commence change projects in their communities in order to test and apply what they have learnt through the training programmes, as well as to improve the lives of others.
Social Innovators Programme 2014 Fellows Residential Workshop



Youth aged 18- 35


The programme is aimed at supporting talented young social innovators –all under 35 years old – whose ideas and initiatives offer effective solutions to their challenges in local communities across Nigeria. The programme will provide training, funding, advocacy and network support to improve the capacities of indigenous social innovators to scale up the impact of their initiatives.

10th CEOs Forum and Book Launch

 June 6  Lagos Business Owners/



The annual CEO’s Forum supports SME development in Nigeria and equips business owners to build sustainable organizations. It exposes business owners to the importance of planning for their succession, instituting effective systems and structures, and values within their organizations to ensure long term sustainability. The theme for this year is “Managing Risk”.

Social Innovators Programme & Awards (SIPA)




Awards recognition for outstanding creative, social innovators. 

Business Leadership Programme (BLP) - 

Building, Managing and Leading Successful Businesses


Succession Planning and Corporate Governance


June 22 - 23






Business Owners/CEOs

/Managers/ Entrepreneurs

The Business Leadership Programme is modeled after international best practices. The objectives of the programme are to:
  • Expose business owners to critical skills and tools for effective leadership in business
  • Expose business owners and entrepreneurs to the need for succession planning, how and when to start planning for their succession
  • Give business owners the unique opportunity to reflect on their current leadership abilities and to enhance their leadership and management skills.
  • Equip business owners with tools for board management and corporate governance
  • Build a close community of business owners who will encourage and support each other to build successful and sustainable businesses. 
YDTP – Youth Development Training Programme Ongoing Lagos, Ogun, Anambra,

FCT, Akwa Ibom and Edo

Teachers, Community Based Organizations

(CBO), Youth Organizations, 

Religious Bodies

The YDTP is a Training of Trainers workshop designed to enhance the life, leadership and facilitation skills competencies of trainers (comprised of teachers, youth leaders, guidance counselors, and representatives of faith based organizations, youth led and focused organization) who, upon completion of the workshop, are supported with learning material to cascade the training to youth within their spheres. 

Employability Programme




Unemployed Youth aged 18- 35

This programme prepares youth for the work place by equipping them with life and employability skills. Through the programme, LEAP will:

  • Provide youth with crucial work based experiences with a youth – development approach
  • Provide youth with an employment experience that puts them in touch
  • with real life labor expectations and practices Provide youth with career instruction and greater awareness of support networks and various employment opportunities



*Please note that these dates are subject to change to accommodate new programme, movable public holidays and academic calendar. It is also important to recognize that other programmes/ workshops might be scheduled in the upcoming weeks/months.

** Customized programmes are available on request by interested bodies, organizations or sponsors.

TBD- customized programme locations and dates are subject to the request for such.

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