Since 2012, October 11 every year has been marked to create awareness for the rights of the Girl Child worldwide. The blueprint for this observational day can be traced back to the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action adopted in 1995. This year’s theme: “My voice, our equal future” aims to reimagine a better world inspired and led by adolescent girls to ensure equality across all sectors.
Nigeria @ 60: Revitalising the Primary Healthcare system – A critical strategy to Universal Health Coverage
“Health and wellbeing” This has been the dictum of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) since inception, since the sudden preventable death of a young toddler in the arms of its President-Founder and Devex Global ‘health-for-all’ champion, H. E. Toyin Ojora Sarak
As the coronavirus pandemic spreads through Africa’s most populous country, a health foundation pushes for better access to water, sanitation and hygiene
Source: circle of blueOtun Adewale recounts the story of two doctors in a private hospital in Abuja, Nigeria. One who washes his hands after he is with a patient, the other who does not. One who contracts Covid-19 and one who does not.
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