Akwa Ibom was chosen by the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in conjunction with the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) and Akwa Ibom State authorities as one of its focus states for scaling up HIV prevention and control strategies. However, data that could be used to guide this scale up had significant gaps and was limited for planning purposes. (more…)READ MORE
World TB Day is held each year on March 24th and aims to build public awareness for action against tuberculosis, a disease which despite being curable, remains a destructive epidemic in much of the world.
FHI 360 Stands with the Government of Nigeria at the Cutting Edge of HIV Prevention, Treatment and Care
In a demonstration of commitment to universal access and to remain at the forefront of quality HIV/AIDS service provision, the Government of Nigeria (GoN) recently updated its guidelines for HIV prevention, treatment and care in line with the latest World Health Organization (WHO) standards. FHI 360 through United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded project, Strengthening Integrated Delivery of HIV/AIDS Services (SIDHAS), contributed to the development of these new guidelines as well as led technical sessions and made presentations in the recently organized dissemination event by the GoN. (more…)READ MORE
The Honorable Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, attends The Global Fund Principal Recipient (FHI 360) orientation organized for Sub-Recipients
The Global Fund is a 21st century partnership organization designed to accelerate the end of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria as epidemics. Founded in 2002, the Global Fund is a partnership between governments, civil society, the private sector, and people affected by the disease. The Global Fund raises and invests nearly US$4 billion every year to support programs run by local experts in countries and communities most in need. (more…)READ MORE