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ARFH and Partners Celebrate 2014 World TB Day

Tuberculosis-free Nigeria: Find. Treat. Cure TB 'We must work together to accelerate and remove obstacles to DOT expansion, promote top level political commitment, provide adequate financial support and improve quality of TB services throughout the country' - Prof O.A. Ladipo,…

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ARFH Celebrates Women Around The World

10th March 2014 News & Stories 0 Comments

As the world celebrates International Women's Day, ARFH remain committed to the empowerment of women in Nigeria. Recognizing the great role women are playing in promoting sustainable national development, ARFH join the international community to celebrate women who are leading…

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ARFH Participation at the 1st West and Central Africa Constituency Meeting Of The Global Fund

AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria are among key major disease burden that Nigerians are faced with daily. The substantial increase in resources dedicated to health through development assistance and other sources in the last ten years is changing the trajectory of…

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ARFH at The Launch of Newborn Publication: ‘Ending Newborn Death’

4th March 2014 News & Stories 0 Comments

As the deadline for achieving Millennium Development Goals approaches and Nigeria's Newborn mortality rates remain among the highest in the world, it is very vital that countries like Nigeria make urgent and substantial improvements in Child survival indices. But this…

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Increasing Access to Contraceptives in Nigeria Through Task-shifting to Community Health Extension Workers (CHEWS)

3rd February 2014 News & Stories 0 Comments

The proportion of women who die in pregnancy, birth or related complications remains high in Nigeria. As Africa's most populous country with a population of 168.8 million (NPC, 2012) and a growth rate of 3.2% per annum, Nigeria has high…

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The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria; Visits ARFH

The Management and staff of ARFH welcome The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria to ARFH Abuja Office and wish them successful oversight visit to Nigeria. ARFH as a Principal Recipient (Global Fund HIV&AIDS and TB Round 9),…

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Active TB Case Findings Through Community Engagement in Nigeria

Tuberculosis continues to remain a major public health problem in Nigeria. The TB burden is compounded by high prevalence of HIV in the country which stands at about 3.4 % in the general population 2012 National HIV/AIDS and Reproductive Health…

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Expanding Access to Care and Support for OVCs in Bauchi State

22nd January 2014 News & Stories 0 Comments

The Links for Children OVC Project, a five-year project aimed at expanding access to care and support for 11,950 vulnerable children (VC) in three states of Nigeria (Kaduna, Bauchi, and Katsina) handed over renovated block of three classrooms School in…

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#AIDSfree Generation: Reality or Myth for Young People with Disability

22nd January 2014 HIV/AIDS, News & Stories 0 Comments

Mr. Oladeji Adeyemi presenting the outcome of a study on young people with visual disability and HIV/AIDS in Oyo State, South Western Nigeria at the 17th ICASA Conference Young people continue to remain at the center of the HIV/AIDS epidemic…

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Mobil Producing Supports ARFH to Reach Youth Corps Members

Mobil Producing Supports ARFH to Reach Youth Corps Members with Sexual & Reproductive Health and Malaria Prevention Information The Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) received support from Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN) to implement a youth-focused project titled 'Improving…

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