Niyel is an international impact-driven campaigns, advocacy and public affairs firm founded in April 2008 and led by Africans. Our head office is in Dakar -Senegal and we also have a regional office in Kigali -Rwanda.
We have a diverse and dynamic team which combines experience and a thorough knowledge of the local context with meticulous work that meets international standards. Our service-offer is a robust portfolio that demonstrates how intensely we approach our initiatives and the extent in which we are willing to go in making the change we seek happen. It has distinct categories:
· Issue advocacy & citizen engagements,
· Impact investment & accompaniment,
· Electoral campaigns, and
· Government relations/public affairs.
We research, conceptualize, strategize, plan, implement, monitor and evaluate initiatives that seek to strengthen the capacity of CSOs to engage in policy, behavior and practice change. We work in French, English and Portuguese.
Over the last 9 years, we have worked closely civil society organizations, policy think tanks, donor agencies, political parties, government bodies, international NGOs and grass-root movements both in and outside the continent in research, strategy driven advocacy, popular mobilization and political campaigns.
We have also organized numerous forums and supported dozens of engagement initiatives and trainings targeting CSOs, citizen movements, human rights activists and government agencies.