Month: May 2022

Integrating Essential Polio Eradication Functions into existing COVID-19 Response Activities

Polio has existed in Nigeria as far back as the 1950s. In 2006, Nigeria had the greatest number of confirmed cases of polio worldwide. (However, with the implementation of a more ‘‘collaborative approach,’’ incorporating other vaccines and health incentives such as bed nets, the number of polio cases declined). Moreover, on August 25, 2020, NIGERIA …

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Accelerating Equitable Access, Acceptance, and Uptake of COVID-19 Vaccines in Kano, Kaduna, and FCT (ACCESS) Project

ACCESS project is an 18-month multi-pronged approach at the community and facility levels in two States (Kano and Kaduna States) and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Funded by MacArthur Foundation and implemented by Pathfinder Nigeria through four (4) partners: Planned Parenthood Federation of Nigeria (PPFN), SAPPHITAL Learning Limited, Nigeria Interfaith Action Association (NIFAA) and Vaccine …

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