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INTERNAITONAL 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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OYO STATE SPEAKER PROMISES PROMPT PASSAGE OF BILL TO ENHANCE PRIMARY HEALTH CARE AND MATERNAL HEALTH

6th January 2017 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_3767" align="aligncenter" width="670"] R-L: Mrs Fola Richie-Adewusi (National Campaign team lead), Dr Mrs Shola Osinowo (Technical Advisor, PHC Advocacy project) Honourable Micheal Adeyemo (Speaker Oyo State House of Assembly), Mrs Adeola Olakunle (State Campaign team lead), Hon. Silas Okunlola…

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ARFH SUCCESS STORY (+ VIDEO): “I Was Treated for Tuberculosis Free of Charge in Nigeria” – Barnabas Ejeh

Jogging to the gym near his Jabi Abuja residence, Barnabas Ejeh encountered a small crowd listening to a few young people giving a talk at the junction near his street. As he slowed down to observe the scene and find…

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STRENGTHENING IMPLEMENTATION STRUCTURE FOR FAMILY LIFE AND HIV EDUCATION IN NIGERIA

By Atibioke, O.P, Oladeji, A.O, Ojomo, O.A, Uzuegbunam, E.E, Biddy, O, Ehimatie, B.A, Hassan, A.O, Osinowo, K and Ladipo, O.A Background  The National Council on Education approved the implementation of Family Life and HIV Education (FLHE) in Nigerian schools during the…

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STRENGTHENING THE COMMUNITY COMPONENT FOR EFFECTIVE HIV PREVENTION: A SECTOR YET TO BE FULLY TAPPED

By Atibioke O.P, Oladeji, A.O, Ojomo, O.A, Ehimatie, B.A, Hassan, A.O, Osinowo, K.A and Ladipo, O.A A Paper Presented at the National HIV Prevention Conference, 2016. Hands on for HIV Prevention. Background The fight against HIV has been a long…

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New Paper Says More Than 75,000 Pregnant Nigerian Women are at risk of Passing Syphilis On to Babies

Government Must Improve Policies and surveillance to Address Problem. As the world focuses on major causes of preterm birth on World Prematurity Day (November 17), a new report from the international nonprofit PATH,  with support from the Nigerian nonprofit, Association…

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VIDEO: #MannequinChallenge by some ARFH Staff in Abuja

Some staff of the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) in Abuja participated in a #MannequinChallenge video to publicize ARFH’s strategic areas of operation and some projects implemented by the organisation. The Mannequin Challenge is an Internet trend that…

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