Optimal and sustainable overall well-being of individuals and families has continued to be a major concern of Home Economics. The Home Economics Research Association of Nigeria (HERAN) recognizes that the world is not static. Daily, many breathtaking changes, occasioned by the world order, occur in the social, economic and political arena. Globalization enhanced by unprecedented information communication technology (ICT) revolution, with its various facets and challenges is on course. Poverty, unemployment, diseases including HIV/AIDS, environmental degradation, violence, crimes, and so on, are ravaging developing countries, including those in Africa and the rest of the world. These and many more impact on the family, leaving it with a barrage of challenges which threaten its very survival. This situation has crucial and enormous implications for Home Economics in the developing countries like Nigeria.

Photos From The 20th Annual Conference 2019

 Home Economics Research Association of Nigeria (HERAN) recently had their 20th Annual International

Conference , which was held at the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuoluemeni, Port HArcourt

On the 18th Sept. - 21st Sept. 2019

See photos below..

 JHER Volume 26, No. 1, Sept. 2019 


In this Issue

 Family Planning Practices of Young Couples in Badagry Local Government

Area of Lagos State - Seriki-Mosadolorun, J.S., Abiamuwe, N. O., Oluwadare,

A.A., Asunmo, M.R & Ekuomaru, C. I. 1 – 12

JHER Volume 26, No. 2, Dec. 2019 

In this Issue

 Comparative Study of Economic Benefits of Rain-Fed and Dry Season Farming: Implications for Agricultural Extension in Benue State -Ivande, P.D., Obademi, A.O & Ugboji, A.U. 1 - 9

 Issues Relating to Sexual Activities among Female Undergraduates: A Case study of Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State. -Olurin, T. K.; Onifade, C.A.; Aduradola, R.R. &Adamu, C.O. 10 - 19

 Use of Locally Dyed Fabric (Adire) as Ceremonial Group Attire (Aso Ebi) in Lagos, Nigeria - Sowemimo, B. O.; Folarin, K. T. & Amubode, A. A. 20 - 30

 Fastness Properties and Acceptability of Fabric Dyed with Rice-Husk Resist Agent - Obiana, U. V.; Igba, E. C. & Nwosu, P. U. 31 - 39

 Family Instability Issues in Pankshin Local Government Area of Plateau State, Nigeria - Keswet, L.A.; Mathias, P.D. & Abia, F. O. 40 - 48

 Strategies for Enhancing Environmental Awareness through Home Economics Education Program at Junior Secondary School Level in Lagos State - Lano- Maduagu A.T., Ogbonna K.P., Otobo V.C & Adeniji O.O 49 - 59

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