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EHAI Hosts Successful Annual General Meeting, Board of Trustees Meeting

  On Tuesday, May 28th, 2024, EHAI Nigeria convened its Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Board of Trustees Meeting, marking a significant milestone in the organization’s ongoing commitment to fostering a healthier community with equal access to quality healthcare. The meeting brought together esteemed members of the Board and senior…

EHAI Concludes GHIG 7 Project ( Pneumonia, and Diarrhoea Malaria ) in Osun State

EHAI Nigeria successfully concludes its initiative targeting pneumonia, diarrhoea and malaria (PDM) in Osun State, funded by the Pfizer Foundation Global Health Innovation Grant Round 7. The project aimed to enhance healthcare services and awareness in the region.   Throughout the project, EHAI prioritized capacity building for healthcare workers in…

Nurturing Future Health Leaders: EHAI Wraps Up Successful Internship Program

EHAI Nigeria, has concluded a comprehensive 6-week internship program aimed at grooming young talents in the field of Public Health and development. The program specifically provided students with a hands-on experience, allowing them to immerse themselves in various facets of the organization's operations. Under the guidance of EHAI's dedicated team,…

EHAI Nigeria Attends Inaugural Technical Advisory Meeting for Pfizer GHIG 7 (PDM) Project

    A momentous step towards better healthcare for children under 5 years in Osun State was taken recently during the inaugural Technical Advisory Group (TAG) meeting of Equitable Health Access Initiative (EHAI) Nigeria with key stakeholders from Osun State held in Osogbo, Osun State. Led by Dr Oluyemi Ogundun,…

Tackling Sexual Assault, Harassment, and Discrimination in Nigerian Schools

Sexual violence, harassment, and discrimination are pervasive issues within Nigerian schools, affecting the lives of countless students. Shocking statistics reveal that one in four women experience sexual violence during their time in school. A 2021 report released by the United States highlighted disturbing issues in Nigeria, including sexual violence, discriminatory…

EHAI Concludes Child Blindness Programme in Oyo State, Nigeria

  Equitable Health Access Initiative (EHAI) has successfully implemented the Integrated School and Community Eye Health (I-SCEH) project in Oyo State, South West Nigeria. The project, which was supported by the USAID Childhood Blindness Program (CBP), aimed to improve access to quality eye care services for vulnerable children in Oyo…

EHAI Nigeria Takes Action on World TB Day

  EHAI Nigeria, a non-profit organization committed to improving public health in Nigeria, has launched a sensitization campaign across all its centers in Lagos state, including Idi- Oro market, in commemoration of World Tuberculosis (TB) Day. The campaign aims to raise awareness about TB, its symptoms, and the importance of…

EHAI visits private secondary schools in Lagos district 2

EHAI visited private schools in Lagos District 2 which are Mende Junior High School, Mende Senior High School, Immaculate Heart Comprehensive School and Immaculate Heart Comprehensive High School with messages specifically designed to raise awareness and information about Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) and the  REST  for Her project …

EHAI trains healthcare workers for I-SCEH Project

Equitable Health Access Initiative conducted training for Health workers at Award Hall, Akinyele LGA and PHC Oniyanrin Hall, Ibadan West LGA concurrently on 28th – 29th April, 2022. The training at Akinyele was facilitated by Dr. Timothy Akinmurele and Dr. Itohan Salami (Optometrist); it had in attendance twenty (20) healthcare…

Highlights From The High Level Advocacy Meeting Held On The Optimised Pneumonia Prevention And Management (OPPREM) Project

Equitable Health Access Initiative kick started implementation of the Optimised Pneumonia Prevention and Management (Opprem) Project On January 20th, 2022 with the High Level Advocacy meeting that held In Umuahia -Abia State . Photo: Group pictures of attendees Prominent attendees at the meeting includes: Abia state Commissioner for Health ;…