Genius Hub Global Initiative is a Non-Governmental Organization based in Edo state, Nigeria with a fast-growing community that houses achievers through a success-driven program organized to continually improve lives. Our high quest to impact lives is motivated by the vision to expand the Genius Hub community to become Africa’s largest network of successful achievers and change agents.
At Genius Hub Global Initiative we use communication for development (C4D) in our approach to reducing social vices, such as human trafficking and irregular migration, creating awareness on available livelihood opportunities as alternative to irregular migration, promoting socio-economic growth through skills acquisition, entrepreneurship development and access to market, women and girls empowerment, re-integration of returned irregular migrants, providing psychosocial support to victims of human trafficking and irregular migration, and business support through facilitating loans and grants.
Genius Hub Global Initiative is National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) certified and Industrial Training Fund (ITF) certified centre for skills development as well as a GIZ (German Society for International Cooperation GmbH) training partner. Genius Hub Global Initiative is the local implementing partner for the UK-Cabinet Office, MADE-DAI (Market Development in the Niger Delta), British America Tobacco Nigeria Foundation (BATNF), National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Person (NAPTIP), Edo State Skills Development Agency (EdoJobs), Edo State Task Force Against Human Trafficking (ETAHT) and Industrial Training Fund (ITF).
Genius Hub Global Initiative is contributing to solving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 1,2,4,5,8,17 and other problems including;
- Lack of relevant skills and entrepreneurship development
- Low self-esteem
- lack of dignity in labour and professionalism
- Irregular migration and Human trafficking
- Lack of access to market