Global civil society activity in Abuja, Nigeria
Abuja is the capital city of Nigeria located in the centre of the country within the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). It is a planned city and was built mainly in the 1980s, replacing the country's most populous city of Lagos as the capital on 12 December 1991. Abuja's geography is defined by Aso Rock, a 400-metre (1,300 ft) monolith left by water erosion. The Presidential Complex, National Assembly, Supreme Court and much of the city extend to the south of the rock. Zuma Rock, a 792-metre (2,598 ft) monolith, lies just north of the city on the expressway to Kaduna.
– syndicated content from Wikipedia
From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report
Abuja is ranked #168 over a 20 year period,
with 270 meetings since 1998.
2018Abuja is ranked #168 in 2018, with 9 meetings.
Organizations based in Abuja
African Business Roundtable Est. 1990
Community Court of Justice Est. 1991
African Council for Sustainable Health Development Est. 1998
Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa Est. 1981
Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa Est. 2007
Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States Est. 1990
Commonwealth Medical Association Est. 1962
Economic Community of West African States Est. 1975
Organization of Trade Unions of West Africa
Academic Associates Peace Works Est. 1988
African Union Scientific Technical Research Commission Est. 1965
African Ministers' Council on Water Est. 2002
Pan African Youth Union Est. 2003
Global Rights Est. 1978
West African Network on Security and Democratic Governance
African Iron and Steel Association Est. 1991
Federation of African Engineering Organisations Est. 1972
Association of Accountancy Bodies in West Africa Est. 1982
Commonwealth Handball Association Est. 1985
African Center for Global Trends Est. 2011
Federation of African Medical Physics Organizations
African Youth Growth Foundation Est. 2003
Africa Information and Communication Technologies Alliance Est. 2012
Centre for Sustainable Development and Education in Africa
Past Events in Abuja
2019 Africa Regional Conference – International Association of Engineering Geology and the Environment
2019 Meeting on Developing Resilient Cities of the Future through the Integration of Tunnelling and Underground Space Use – International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association
2019 International Conference on Quality Assurance in Higher Education in Africa – African Quality Assurance Network
2019 Conference – African Association of Agricultural Economists
2018 Ordinary Summit – Economic Community of West African States
2018 Ordinary session – Niger Basin Authority
2018 Conference – ApiTrade Africa
2018 Annual General Assembly and World Congress – International Press Institute
2018 Meeting – World Tourism Organization
2018 International Workshop on Modern and Emerging Trend in Vaccine Development – Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries
2018 Ordinary session – Niger Basin Authority
2018 Congress – African Cotton Association
2018 International Conference – African Society for Laboratory Medicine
2017 Ordinary Summit – Economic Community of West African States
2017 World Aviation Forum – International Civil Aviation Organization
2017 Regional Conference of Young Parliamentarians of Africa – Inter-Parliamentary Union
2017 Biennial Pan African Literacy for All Conference – International Literacy Association
2017 African and Indian Ocean Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Symposium – International Civil Aviation Organization
2016 Ordinary Summit – Economic Community of West African States
2016 Annual Meeting – Food Crisis Prevention Network
2016 African Economic Conference – United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
2016 Annual General Assembly – International Federation of Air Traffic Safety Electronic Associations
2016 Scientific Conference – African Field Epidemiology Network
2016 General Assembly – African Accreditation Cooperation
2016 Annual Conference – African Union for Housing Finance
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.
Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.
UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.
* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.