Posts In: CHEWs


18th September 2018 Ongoing Projects, Projects

Family Planning investment has been identified as a “best buy” in accelerating achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Government of Nigeria updated its commitment at the International Family Planning Summit in London, 2017, to achieve a modern contraceptive…

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ARFH Organizes Capacity Building Of CHEWS on Door To Door Family Planning Services

10th July 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

[caption id="attachment_5031" align="alignnone" width="620"] ARFH staff with participants during the Rotary Club Sponsored CHEWs training in Akure, Ondo state, January 2018[/caption] ARFH organized a capacity building workshop for 60 Community Health Extension Workers towards improving the quality of maternal and…

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INACT Project

26th January 2015 Ongoing Projects, Projects

Increasing Access To Contraceptives Through Training Of Chews As Part Of Task-Shifting Policy In Nigeria' (INACT Project) The INACT Project is a four year funded project focused on increasing access to contraceptives through task-shifting to CHEWS and assuring enabling policy/community…

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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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