News & Stories

Category: News & Stories
March 8, 2022
March 8, 2022: Today marks the International Women’s Day with the theme “Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow”. For over 3 decades, the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) has been promoting a gender equal world through its…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
March 3, 2022
L-R: Dr Oluyemi Atibioke, ICHSSA2 State Program Manager; Mrs Winifred Akinpelu, ICHSSA 2 Admin Officer; Mr Jimin Sontyo, ICHSSA 2 Director of Strategic Information; Mrs Adenike Onasoga, Head, Supply Chain, Kimberly-Clark Nigeria; Mrs Folusho Adeolu, OVC Desk Officer, Lagos…
Category: News & Stories
January 26, 2022
Isiaku Abubakar is now able to eat and play again like many other children in Kebbi and Adamawa states, thanks to the EU-funded UNICEF-ARFH collaboration with Kebbi state Ministry of Health and State Primary Healthcare Development Agency on the…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
January 25, 2022
Background Knowing the current state of the primary health care operations and the roles of relevant stakeholders is very important in strengthening accountability mechanisms for improved service delivery. Such data summarised in a scorecard has been shown to be…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
January 25, 2022
Background Health financing is one of the six building blocks of a health system; and a livewire for the other blocks. This pillar is very crucial in the efforts geared towards achieving the universal health coverage target and achievement…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
January 25, 2022
The State of FCT Primary Health Care Assessment was conducted by the FCT Accountability Mechanism (FCT-AM) with technical support from the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) and funding support from the American people through a sub-grant from…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
December 23, 2021
At the recently concluded National Tuberculosis conference in Nigeria, ARFH organised a panel discussion focused on sharing experiences on prevailing myths on TB within Nigerian communities, and best practices for Active TB Case Finding (ACF) in Nigeria. Other key…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
December 21, 2021
After witnessing her elder sister get pregnant despite using an Intra-Uterine Contraceptive Device, Mrs Oyinye vowed to never use any modern contraceptives except the traditional methods. Mrs Oyinye, a 38-year-old mother of three living in Obiagu community in Enugu…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
December 21, 2021
Tuberculosis(TB) is a serious public health disease in Nigeria. According to WHO Global TB report (2021), Nigeria is the first in Africa and sixth among the 30 countries of the world with  highest TB burden.  Nigeria is among the…
Category: News & Stories, Project Update
December 17, 2021
The Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH), in partnership with Project Hope and FHI360, and support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Lagos State Ministry of Youth and Social Development (MYSD), yesterday, empowered 441…