Wellbeing Foundation Africa tackles cancer; releases rapid assessment report


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has released its ground-breaking ‘Rapid Assessment of the Prevention and Control of Cancer in Nigeria’ report, the first independent national research on cancer provisions. The study, led by the WBFA with support from an Amref Health Africa research grant and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, comes on the heels of the launch of Nigeria’s Cancer Control Plan (NCCP) by the Federal Government earlier this month.


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa welcomes commitment to Universal Health Coverage at World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has welcomed the commitment to Universal Health Coverage demonstrated at the 2018 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF)


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa at World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) is attending the 2018 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington DC this week. The focus of the WBFA delegation has been on universal health coverage (UHC) and support for frontline health workers.


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa hosts Stakeholders Review Meeting on Cancer Assessment Report in Nigeria.


Today, in Abuja, the Wellbeing Foundation Africa hosted a stakeholders’ meeting to review the Rapid Assessment of the Prevention and Control of Cancer in Nigeria report, a collaborative study undertaken by the Wellbeing Foundation Africa, with support from Amref Health Africa. 


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H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki: Improve Education and Opportunities for Girls, Young Women, to Empower Leaders of Tomorrow


As the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) convenes in London, H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki called for greater investment in improving education and opportunities for girls and young women at a Voices Together Forum side-event on ‘The Changing Role of African Women.’  The Voices Together Forum is an Africa-focused gender event which aims to push the boundaries for women in business and leadership positions across the world.


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H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki calls for action on health policy at the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund at Spring Meetings


The 2018 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are taking place in Washington DC this week, alongside the Civil Society Policy Forum, which provides a platform for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to engage in dialogue and exchange views with World Bank Group and IMF staff, their peers, government delegations, and other stakeholders on a wide range of topics.


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