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WORLD POPULATION DAY 2017 (11TH JULY) THEME IS FAMILY PLANNING: EMPOWERING PEOPLE, DEVELOPING NATIONS

World Population day is an annual event commemorated on 11th July to raise awareness on global population issues such as the importance of family planning, gender equality, maternal health, human rights and poverty. The theme of #WPD2017 is ‘Family Planning:…

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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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PICTURE: National Family Planning Consultative Stakeholders Meeting in December 2015

28th April 2016 News & Stories 0 Comments

PICTURE: National Family Planning Consultative Stakeholders Meeting in December 2015 at Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria [caption id="attachment_3159" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] From Left to Right: Dr Wapada Balami (Director, Dept. of Family Health, Federal Ministry of Health), Dr Moji Odeku (Project…

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

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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African Regional Conference on Population and Development Beyond 2014, UNECA, Addis Ababa

African Regional Conference on Population and Development Regional Conference on Population and Development Beyond 2014

10th October 2013 News & Stories 0 Comments

Association for Reproductive and Family Health participates in African Regional Conference on Population and Development Beyond 2014 - 'Harnessing the Demographic Dividend: The future we want for Africa' in Addis Ababa, 03 October 2013 (UNECA) Solving some of Africa’s toughest…

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