Building on the Success of NURHI
News from the Nigeria Hub
At a glance... There are many barriers to family planning use in urban Nigeria including fear of social disapproval and pervasive myths and misconceptions about contraception. NURHI’s one-hour entertainment-education radio program uses action-packed and touching...
“Before NURHI’s intervention, we offered all family planning services, the only one we were not offering was the implant because I was not trained on it. When NURHI came on board and partnered with so I was trained by NURHI on implant insertion and retrained on...
“Before NURHI’s intervention, other clients in this facility was about 300 - 400 clients yearly but after the trainings we received with the help of NURHI and the rehabilitation of our facility through the 72-Hour Clinic Makeover, we now see more than...
“Prior to 2012, there was no specific policy for the creation of budget line for family planning. It was left at the discretion of local governments and as they desire, they may or may not make any budgetary provisions for FP. However, the story is now different as...
NURHI, over the years has gained tremendous support from religious leaders who openly advocate for family planning. Among such persons is the erudite Sheik Ibrahim Yusuf, the Chief Imam of the Central Mosque, Bwari Area Council, in the FCT. In this interview, he...
“We started using family planning after our first child, we really wanted to space our children but then, we did not know about much about family planning. This was before NURHI came to Ilorin. We visited a family planning clinic where we were counseled on all...
This biannual newsletter chronicles our accomplishments, learnings and new thinking adopted in championing innovation in reproductive health development in Nigeria. Some highlights of our drivers of scale are shared in this newsletter – and we invite you to download the full issue also for more details.
Recently Added Tools
Where We Work in Nigeria
How We Work
- Coaching and Technical Assistance Framework
- Coaching That Exceeds Expectations: A Case Study of TCI Nigeria Coaching Model
- Reflection and Action to Improve Self-reliance and Effectiveness (RAISE) tool
- Preliminary Findings from the Adolescent and Youth Flexi-Track Survey in Nigeria
- Co-Financing Strategy: Accelerating Sustainable Scale of Family Planning in Nigeria through Innovative Financing