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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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Minister for Health hands over New Vehicles donated by ARFH to state governments

Nigeria’s Minister for Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, handed over four Toyota Hilux pickup trucks donated by the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) to state governments on June 30, 2016, in Abuja. The brand new pickup trucks procured from…

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Professor Ladipo Urges the Media to Improve Health Literacy

28th June 2016 News & Stories 0 Comments

The President/CEO of the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH), Professor Oladapo Ladipo, chaired the June 2016 monthly journalists’ roundtable discussion organized by Mamaye Nigeria. In his remarks, he stated that the media has a pivotal role to play…

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NMEP Media Literacy Training Inspires ARFH Staff and Others

The 2-day National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) media literacy training conducted on 15th and 16th June 2016 in Abuja inspired participants representing the various malaria stakeholders. The objective of the training was to impart to stakeholders skills needed for effective…

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Global Fund and Stop TB Partnership Renew Memorandum of Understanding with Global Drug Facility

[caption id="attachment_3411" align="aligncenter" width="714"] Source: www.stoptb.org[/caption] To optimize access to TB health products in countries receiving the Global Fund grant to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, The Global Fund renewed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Stop TB Partnership’s Global…

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PICTURES: Dr Ogbuji of ARFH Chaired a Session at The National Tuberculosis Conference

27th May 2016 News & Stories 0 Comments

Dr Queen Ogbuji, the Tuberculosis Programme Coordinator of the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) chaired a session at the two-day National Tuberculosis (TB) Conference organized by the Stop TB Partnership in Nigeria, which held in Abuja on 17th…

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ARFH’S ACTIVE TUBERCULOSIS CASE FINDING PROVES EFFECTIVE IN JIGAWA AND KADUNA STATES

Using the active Tuberculosis (TB) case finding of house to house search, the number of TB cases detected in Nigeria’s Jigawa and Kaduna states have increased very significantly. TB case notification in quarter 1 of 2016, compared to quarter 4…

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