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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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ADVOCATES CLAMOUR FOR INTEGRATION OF HEPATITIS B AND C INTERVENTION INTO HIV PROGRAM IN NIGERIA

11th November 2016 HIV/AIDS, News & Stories 0 Comments

At a 3-day post International AIDS Society Conference workshop in Abuja, advocates and stakeholders clamoured that integration of Hepatitis B and C intervention is the way forward in the management of HIV-Hepatitis co-infections in Nigeria. At the workshop organized by…

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PICTURE: ARFH Board of Trustees Member Mrs Yejide Wyse visits ARFH Abuja Office

3rd November 2016 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_3673" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] From Left to Right, Mr Joseph Majiyagbe (Director of Finance and Administration, ARFH), Mrs Yejide Wyse (Member, Board of Trustees, ARFH) and Prof Oladapo Ladipo (President/CEO, ARFH) during Mrs Yejide Wyse's visit to the Abuja office…

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WORLD CITIES DAY 2016 is being Celebrated Today 31st October

31st October 2016 News & Stories 0 Comments

Today, 31st October 2016 is World Cities Day and the commemoration of World Habitat day has been merged with it for this year. The theme of #WorldCitiesDay2016 is: “Inclusive Cities, Shared Development”. The Day is expected to greatly promote the…

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Goodwill Message by Professor Ladipo at UNFPA Launch of SWOP Report 2016 (+ VIDEO)

The President/CEO of the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH), Professor Oladapo Ladipo, delivered a goodwill message at the United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA) Launch of the State of the World Population Report 2016. The event was held at…

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ARFH Holds Meeting to Discuss Way Forward for Female Condom Advocacy in Nigeria

24th October 2016 HIV/AIDS, News & Stories 0 Comments

To provide advocates with current Female Condom (FC) advocacy information and materials, the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) organized an update meeting in Abuja early October 2016.The meeting, organized with support from Rutgers, Netherlands through the Universal Access…

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October 11 is International Day of the Girl Child #IDG2016

11th October 2016 News & Stories 0 Comments

Today 11th October is the annual International Day of the Girl Child 2016 (#IDG2016,) a day declared by the United Nations to promote girls’ rights and highlight gender inequalities that remain between girls and boys. It is also called ‘Day…

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