About Us

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e are an indigenous non-governmental organisation fully committed to positively impacting the human race through the implementation of highly innovative programs and projects that enhance positive, healthy and productive living. This includes ensuring access to equitable, quality and efficient health care services through the implementation of intervention programs in the control of communicable (e.g. HIV, Malaria, Tuberculosis etc.) and non-communicable diseases of public health importance, health systems support and strengthening as well as income generating programs for vulnerable and key population.

Equitable Health Access International (EHAI)

Equitable Health Access International (EHAI) was set up in 2018 as an affiliate organization to Equitable Health Access Initiative (EHAI), which was set up in 2012. Both organisations operate under the same governance structure, management and staff. Equitable Health Access International (EHAI) was set up to address the Initiative’s challenge with the System for Award Management (SAM) registration. Thus, EHAInternational/EHAInitiative is an indigenous not-for-profit NGO fully committed to positively impacting the human race through research, training and implementation of innovative public health projects in the control of Infectious and Non-Communicable Diseases of public health importance and Health Systems Strengthening in Nigeria. We are also focused on supporting the Government of Nigeria at the Federal and State level in achieving Universal Health Coverage by ensuring that Nigerians, especially those living in rural and underserved areas, have access to affordable, equitable and quality health care services. With a staff strength of 72 highly skilled and dedicated staff, we have our corporate head office located in Lagos State and State offices at Abuja FCT, Nasarawa, Ondo, Oyo, Edo, Imo, Anambra, Abia and Enugu States.
The key / principal officers of the organization have many years of experience individually and as a team in planning and implementing large scale PEPFAR, Global Funds and USAID grants for the control of Infectious Diseases and Health System Strengthening in Nigeria. We are also very adept at carrying out operational/implementation research projects in Nigeria. As a foundation member of Nigeria Implementation Science Alliance (NISA), we are at the forefront when it comes to implementation research in Nigeria. We have successfully conducted several operational research projects across Nigeria and our highly experienced staff have several publications in international peer reviewed journals and have had several abstracts and posters accepted at various local and international scientific conferences.

Our Belief

At EHAI we strongly believe that every human being has a God given right to live a healthy and prosperous life.  We believe in quality and affordable health for all regardless of their socio-economic status, age, race, gender, ethnicity, religion, residence etc. and we are committed to addressing systematic disparities in health between social groups. We will make this happen in developing countries through innovative interventions using appropriate technologies and available resources one community at a time throughout our lifetime.

Our Value Proposition

To all our Stakeholders

Value in Health Care is determined by Quality, Access and Cost. Thus at EHAI we are committed to improving Access to QUALITY, AFFORDABLE and EQUITABLE Health Care

  • QUALITY: The right care for the right patient at the right time.

  • AFFORDABLE: Not expensive, possible to buy with available resources.

  • EQUITABLE: Based on the principle of distributive justice and human rights i.e. the right of every human being to health (by WHO definition) regardless of their socioeconomic status, race, gender, ethnicity, religion, residence, sexual orientation etc.; addressing systematic disparities in health between social groups.

To all our Employees

We are focused on building a world class organization with the capacity to successfully access and generate funds to implement HIGH QUALITY and INNOVATIVE

  • PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTION: This projects are targeted (including training and research) with a special focus on rural, under-served and hard to reach populations and communities.

  • EFFECTIVE PROFESSIONALISM: At EHAI, we offer a unique combination of an excellent stable core team of effective professionals with a thorough understanding of public health interventions, a highly conducive and motivating work environment, as well as an intellectually creative and competent leadership that guarantees productivity and achievement of corporate and individual goals.

  • ENVISIONED SUCCESS: We ensure that our staffs are aligned behind a shared vision of success, values and common goals that gets every staff working on the right things and focusing on results.

Our Core Values

In all our operations, we are guided by the following core values;

Consistent superior performance

Ethical conduct at all times

Enhancing creativity

Our word is our Bond

Our word is our Bond