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Using HCD to Improve TB Case Detection in Nigeria: ARFH Joins National TB Stakeholders to conduct HCD Research

As part of the ACSM (Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilization) activities of the national TB programme in Nigeria, the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) in collaboration with the Breakthrough ACTION (BA), a USAID-funded Project is carrying out a…

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WORLD FOOD DAY 2018: OUR ACTIONS ARE OUR FUTURE

16th October 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

Since 1945, World Food Day is commemorated annually on October 16 to spread awareness about the importance of food security and to draw attention to millions of people suffering from hunger all over the world. The theme for World Food…

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How ARFH Celebrated the International Day of the Girl 2018

12th October 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

International Day of the Girl is a day declared by the United Nations to recognize girls’ rights and highlight gender inequalities that exist between girls and boys. It is also called ‘Day of the Girl’ and the ‘International Day of…

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ARFH Rolls Out Mobile Testing Tents to Increase Access to HIV Testing Services

4th October 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5208" align="alignnone" width="377"] HIV mobile testing tent being used by ARFH Team in Kaduna state[/caption] As part of our strategies to enhance our delivery of community HIV counselling testing services, we recently procured and distributed HIV mobile testing tents…

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Traditional Birth Attendants as key influencers for linking Pregnant Women to HIV Testing Services

ARFH is implementing community HIV testing services in 46 Local Government Areas (LGAs)across Five Global Fund priority states – Akwa-Ibom, Imo, Kaduna, Oyo and Rivers. One of the key objectives of this intervention is to ensure that pregnant women and…

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How Cough Officers Can Change the Narrative in the Search for Missing TB Cases in Nigeria

[caption id="attachment_5200" align="alignnone" width="606"] ARFH Director of Programs, Mrs Kehinde Osinowo (Middle) flanked by HAF Programme Manager, Mr Oladipo Owoyomi with Cough Officers in Lagos State.[/caption] Nigeria is one of the most populous countries in the world with a population…

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ARFH rolls out the Resilient & Accelerated Scale-Up of DMPA-SC/Self-Injection Project in Nigeria

4th October 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

Investing in Family Planning has been identified as a “best buy” in accelerating the achievements of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Government of Nigeria updated its commitment at the International Family Planning Summit in London, 2017, to achieve a…

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ARFH-LOPIN 1 Distributes HES Business Start-Up Items to 1,092 Enrolled Caregivers in Lagos, Rivers and Akwa-Ibom States

4th October 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5203" align="alignnone" width="462"] Presentation of Business Startup items to beneficiaries at Akwa Ibom State[/caption] As part of the process to strengthen enrolled vulnerable households and improve economic capacity of OVC caregivers, 1,092 caregivers in Lagos, Rivers and Akwa-Ibom states…

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International Day of Peace 2018: The Right to Peace – The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70

21st September 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

The International Day of Peace is commemorated every year on September 21. It is a UN observance day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace within and among all nations and peoples in respect of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG)…

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National Coalition of CSOs review Nigeria’s RMNCAH+N (GFF) Investment Case

20th September 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

A national coalition of Civil Society Organizations convened to review Nigeria's RMNCAH+N Investment Case with the Global Funding Facility (GFF) to evaluate the country’s coverage of Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, and Adolescent Health plus Nutrition investment priorities and gaps; and develop…

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