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54,000 Access HIV tests through ARFH in Quarter 1 of 2017

[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="4095,4093"] 285 people tested positive for HIV out of 54,075 tested through referrals by Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) in 12 Nigerian states in 2017’s first quarter. 58,716 were referred by Community-Based Organisations (CBOs) working…

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International Day to End Obstetric Fistula is 23rd May

23rd May is International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, a day to raise awareness and increase efforts to end obstetric fistula. Obstetric fistula is one of the most serious and tragic injuries that can occur during childbirth. It is a…

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ARFH, FMOH AND DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS REVIEW FEMALE CONDOM COUNSELLING TOOLS FOR HEALTH SERVICE PROVIDERS IN NIGERIA

The Association for Reproductive and Family Health, the Federal Ministry of Health and other Family Planning stakeholders reviewed and improved female condom counselling poster, flyer and guide for health service providers in Nigeria. This was a project activity done after…

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25TH APRIL IS WORLD MALARIA DAY

World Malaria Day (#WMD) is commemorated every year on 25th April to recognize global efforts to prevent and control Malaria. Globally, 3.3 billion people in 106 countries are at risk of malaria. In 2012, malaria caused an estimated 627,000 deaths, mostly among…

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ARFH’s ESMPIN Records Huge Successes as the Project Ends

The end of project meeting of the Community Based Distribution Component of the Expanded Social Marketing Project in Nigeria (ESMPIN) was held in Kaduna on April 1st 2017, to present the end of project achievements and lessons learnt. ESMPIN is a…

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ARFH JOINS TB PARTNERS IN NIGERIA TO COMMEMORATE WORLD TUBERCULOSIS DAY 2017 (#WTBD2017)

The Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) participated actively to commemorate World Tuberculosis Day, which is held on 24th March every year worldwide to raise awareness about Tuberculosis. The theme of the 2017 World TB Day Commemoration is: “Unite…

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2017

8th March 2017 News & Stories 0 Comments

Today, 8th March 2017 is International Women’s Day (#IWD2017), a day events are held around the world to commemorate the struggle for women’s rights around the world. #WomensDay is also commemorated to reflect on progress so far in calling for…

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GOOD QUALITY OF LIFE WILL BE ENSURED IF POPULATION GROWTH IS MODERATED

"...If the government of Nigeria can do this, then, the future will be brighter." - Professor Oladapo Ladipo. Professor Oladapo Ladipo, President/CEO of the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) has said that Nigeria has to moderate population growth…

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ARFH’s Role in the Expanded Social Marketing Project in Nigeria – ESMPIN (VIDEO)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6n3kOoX8olA&feature=youtu.be The Expanded Social Marketing Project in Nigeria (ESMPIN) is a five-year project funded by United States Agency for International Development, which is in its closing weeks. Through ESMPIN, the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) collaborated with the…

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#ARFHinTheNews: Nigeria Needs to Moderate Population Growth to Achieve Development – Prof Ladipo

16th January 2017 News & Stories 0 Comments

Professor Oladapo Ladipo, President/CEO, Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH), stated that moderating population growth is the way forward to achieving sustainable development. He made the assertion at the Fourth Nigeria Family Planning Conference in 2016. Professor Ladipo called…

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