Florence Otedela (DJ Cuppy) has pledged to sponsor sustainability projects in education and gender equality in Lagos as part of her commitment to the Lagos SDGs Youth Alliance initiative.
This was made know today during her meeting with the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Sanwo-Olu on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Mr. Lekan Fatodu in London.
During the deliberation, the Senior Special Assistant explained that galvanising support for the initiative particularly among young individuals who are at the forefront of sustainable actions is very critical to the success of the programme.
Fatodu revealed that DJ Cuppy is one of the many young SDGs advocates that have identified with this initiative and we are proud of her efforts in the Sustainability space.
“The State Government is proud to have such an impressive assemblage of young individuals networking to proffer solutions to existing and emerging challenges in the State”, he revealed.
In her remark, the International DJ and producer declared that the Cuppy Foundation is established to create an improved atmosphere for every child to live their dreams and that the Lagos SDGs Youth Alliance presents a veritable platform for the foundation to deliver on its purpose.
In pledging her commitment to the Youth Alliance, DJ Cuppy submitted that the foundation is ready to sponsor sustainability projects in Education and around Gender Equality in Lagos State through her Cuppy Foundation.
According to her, the fundamental existence of my foundation is to ensure every child irrespective of background have access to quality education, good health and promote gender equality amongst other lofty goals. I believe that when the society is populated with healthy and educated minds, we can collectively solve some of our challenges.
“I am highly devoted to this endavour and my foundation is ready to take up projects that will enhance the life of citizens particularly the young ones across the State’, she stated.
While appreciating the States Government for her consistency in establishing inititiatves that will promote the attainment of the global goals and improve the standard of living of her citizens, she acknowledged that Lagos is better positioned to lead other African cities in sustainability efforts.