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Project 7: Ways of Curbing Poverty "A Global Perspective of West Africa as a Case Study"

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  Students will do a comprehensive study of poverty in Anglophone vs the Francophone countries   Stage 1 - Research Works on poverty in the school (in pictures)  A cross section of Dowen College students researching on curbing poverty in West Africa. Stage 2 - Research Works           S ome of the site researched for information on this topic; "Poverty Alleviation Programs In Nigeria" https://nigerianfinder.com/poverty-alleviation-programs-in-nigeria/ "About Us — endPoverty" https://www.endpoverty.org/about-us "Nigeria | Oxfam International" https://www.oxfam.org/en/what-we-do/countries/nigeria "40% of Nigerian population live below poverty line, says report | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News — Business — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News" https://guardian.ng/business-services/40-of-nigerian-population-live-below-poverty-line-says-report/ A cross section of Dowen college students researching on curbing poverty

Project 6: Gerontology

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   The aim of this project is to study the lifestyle of the aged     Stage 1: A visit to old people's home today (May 31, 2022) at Yaba Stage 2: Aid for the elderly A presentation for the elderly                          Stage 3: Exchange program with a Romanian school -  Gerontology project 2.avi

Project 5: STATISTICS & COVID-19

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  This project aims to look at the attitude of people towards vaccination against COVID-19 and the effect on the society.   Stage 1: Questionnaire https://forms.office.com/Pages/ShareFormPage.aspx?id=avl3gEZsMkCyV3AJb_f5cRzZ5CisxM5GrQtrvwjVY8lURjRMU1hVWUdFVjdYVDVVQldXRkJXTDFLOS4u&sharetoken=5YXGVEw04XAuXQfQynTZ Stage 2: Distribution of questionnaire A cross-section of Dowen students administering questionnaires to patients at Ikate Primary Health Centre. Group picture of Dowen students and health workers @ Ikate Primary Centre after administering the questionnaires. A patient receiving her second dose of the vaccine at IKate health centre Stage 2: Interview section      As part of the fieldwork, students interviewed health workers at    the centre.  Nurse Blessing and Nurse Omelihu Charity (officer in    charge of the centre) spoke with our students about the attitudes of people towards vaccination from their experiences.     See the interview video here:  interview at Ikate Pri

Project 3: Marine Pollution: Challenges and Solution

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The project will develop a good understanding of how plastics enter the oceans and the extent of the problem of marine pollution, as well as different approaches to tackling the problem       Stage 1: An interactive session with  Scoala Superioara  Commerciala school, Romania. Click here  for the video.

Project 1: Cultural and Heritage Tourism and its role in economic development

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The aim of this project is to explore cultural and heritage tourist attractions in Lagos state as a tool for economic and sustainable development in comparison to what is obtainable in the United Kingdom, Germany, India, Italy and Finland. 1. A visit to the Badagry Slave Museum See video clip  here     Articles on the Slave Museum:  Tolulope Doherty SS 1.pdf BRAZILIAN BARRACOON by Abagun Busayo.pdf THE BRAZILIAN BARRACOON by Abagun Busayo.ppsx MOBEE SLAVES - by Tolulope Doherty  A presentation on Slavery in Nigeria by Salisu Tamore 2. The China Market, Elegushi The students went to the China market to take a look at the art works on display and ask the sellers questions on the economic value of these art works The China market in view   China market in video.mp4 3. Nike Art Gallery Article on Nike Art Gallery           Elvis Ogbu.pdf Our trip to Nike Art Gallery and Elegushi Art Market by Ogbu Elvis (JS 2C).ppsx   visit-to-nike-art-gallery-0_1i3cna66.mp4 4. The National Museum  Article

Project 2: Climate Change: Tackling Air Pollution (Clean Air)

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  Aim/Description of Project:   The aim of the project is to allow students study various pollutants which significantly impact air quality, food, water, through negative effect on the ecosystem and climate and proffering possible measures and solutions to reducing the effect and bring immediate climate benefits. Areas under study to include USA, UK, China, India and Nigeria (Lagos). Measuring the amount of CO 2 emission at the Lekki Phase I traffic      Visitation to  Watch video here The students of Dowen College Lagos had a zoom meeting with a partner school - Greenfield School, India. See the video here  

Project 4: One Day Principal - Leadership

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  The aim of this project is to promote quality leadership based on the principles of democracy such as free and fair election and separation of power. The students campaigned for the position of One Day Principal using their respective posters, banners and flyers, an electoral body was set to oversee the running of the electoral processes. Students form political parties and nominates candidates for their party- Thursday 11 th November, 2021   Watch the video here Party Manifesto by Candidates - Nov 15, 2021                Election Day - Nov. 25, 2021 The swearing-in of the winner The swearing-in video is here The One Day Principal with  some members of staff some student representatives with Head and Deputy Head of School with the medical team