Simon Abu Samson
Director General, Christian Youth for Peace & Development Initiative, Special Assistant to the Governor of Nasarawa State on Christian Religious Affairs Leadership Initiative International
Simon Abu Samson, from Nigeria, has many years of experience working in policy and interreligious dialogue. He has worked with the National Orientation Agency in Nigeria, as the National President of the Youth Wing, Christian Association of Nigeria, Special Assistant to the Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Special Assistant to the Governor of Nasarawa State on Christian Religious Affairs, Director General of the Christian Youth for Peace and Development Initiative Nigeria, President /Founder of the Youth for Peace and Good Leadership Initiative International and Director General of “Inter Religious Peace and Harmony”, Nigeria. Dr. Samson has a Diploma in Law, Certificate/Diploma in Biblical Studies, B.A in Theology and is working on a Masters in Organizational Leadership and Management.
Interreligious Activities and Initiatives
Training of Leaders of Faith-Based Organisations (FBOs) on Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue Techniques.
The project is designed to enhance the capacity of young leaders of Faith-Based Organisations (FBOs) in Nigeria on interfaith and intercultural dialogue techniques. The One (1) Day capacity building workshop is aimed at providing avenue for networking, trust and confidence-building among young leaders of the Christian and Muslim faith in Nigeria.