Pacfah

Full Implementation of the National Health Act (NHAct)

The top line ask of the PACFaH project at the national level is for the full adoption and implementation of child and family health policies. The dRPC successfully facilitated advocacy and technical capacity building training to support PACFaH partners with their roles to promote interventions and activities towards

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Nationwide distribution and adoption of the National Strategic Plan of Action for Nutrition (NSPAN)

The right nutrition is an essential building block for health and well-being, especially in the first 1,000 days. It provides the best start for children, protecting against illness and developing strong brains and bodies that fuel their futures. Creating and funding nutrition budget line is a

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Implementation of the Nigeria Family Planning Blueprint (Scale-up Plan)

Family Planning has been proven and universally acknowledged as a method of preventing deaths from pregnancy and childbirth. By preventing pregnancies too early, too frequently, too many times and too early, family planning saves lives. But unfortunately, Nigeria has over the last decade not seen significant improvement in

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Increased government funding and investment in routine immunization

According to the World Health organization, immunization programs globally have saved the lives of more than thirty million children in the last 15 years. With this critical impact of immunization to health, the WHO declared the period of 2011-2020 the “Decade of vaccines” this was backed with a

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Adoption of Amoxicillin DT as a first line treatment for childhood pneumonia and Zinc/ORS co pack as treatment for childhood diarrhoea

According to WHO, pneumonia and diarrhoea are the 2nd and 3rd leading causes of under 5 child deaths in the world, which accounts for about 40% of total child deaths in Nigeria. The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN)is the leading PACFaH partner advocating for the adoption of Amoxicillin

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Increase in Health Budget: Faith Based Organizations (FBOs) Interventions in the PACFaH project

Health has been one of the major challenges in Nigeria especially for women and children. According to UNICEF; every single day, Nigeria loses about 2,300 under-five year olds and 145 women of childbearing age. This makes the country the second largest contributor to the under–five and maternal mortality

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Family planning gets a Budget Boost at the National Level

Historically in Nigeria, FP in Nigeria has been driven and funded totally by donors. In 2011the government for the first time budgeted the equivalent of three million USD ($3million) annually for the period of 2011-2015 for the procurement of FP contraceptives in support for the free FP services

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Media Centre Against Child Malnutrition (MeCAM) Nominates CS-SUNN Project Director, Mrs. Beatrice Eluaka as a Board of Trustees Member

Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins.It is with great delight that we announce the Nomination/Invitation of one of our partner CSO Project Director, Mrs. Beatrice Eluaka as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Media Centre Against Child Malnutrition (MeCAM) in Honorary Capacity.

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