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News from the Nigeria Hub
The Challenge Initiative Scores Another High-Profile Family Planning Champion in Nigeria’s Delta State
The Challenge Initiative (the Initiative) made headlines last month in Nigeria when Her Royal Highness the Omu of Asaba, Dr. Ada Biosah, agreed to serve as family planning champion in Delta State. As a traditional ruler with international standing, Biosah will help...
The Lisabi Festival is one of the most celebrated and well-attended festivals in Ogun State, Nigeria. It is held in remembrance of Lisabi, a warrior who rescued the Egba people from oppression in the 18th century. The Challenge Initiative's family planning social...
Delta State First Lady Dame Edith Okowa has emerged as one of the Challenge Initiative's first major champions in Nigeria. Okowa became interested back in October 2017, when the Nigeria team visited her office in Asaba, the Delta state capital, during the...
Insights from Family Planning Leader, Dr. Henry Mosley, Professor Emeritus at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health During a recent Master Training of Trainers and Coaches on TCI University in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Dr. Henry Mosley – Professor Emeritus...
The Challenge Initiative and the Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (NURHI) participated in the Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescent, Health & Nutrition (RMNCAH+N) meeting convened by Nigeria's First Lady Aisha Buhari. Buhari is the...
The Challenge Initiative (TCI) recently participated in the fifth Annual Family Planning Consultative Meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, and made the case for its “business unusual” approach to family planning. Since 2013, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) – in...
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.
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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