The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health


Thank you to the Dutch Government, Bernard van Leer Foundation, the International Confederation of Midwives, and the Dutch Taskforce for Healthcare for hosting us and facilitating this 23rd Board Meeting.

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African Women Leaders Network Nigeria Chapter launched in Abuja; Toyin Saraki hails ‘Historic Moment’


Yesterday in Abuja the Nigeria Chapter of the African Women Leaders Network (AWLN) was launched.

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Wellbeing Foundation Africa reveals commitments with Global Partners at Historic Assembly in Washington DC; Toyin Saraki hails “catalytic progress” on unprecedented Water, Sanitation and Hygiene commitments


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa yesterday joined philanthropies, NGOs, faith-based organizations, financial institutions, corporations, and universities at a historic convening to announce new and wide-ranging commitments to improve water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) conditions in healthcare facilities.

 

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Toyin Saraki Appointed To United Nations Population Fund International Steering Committee On Population And Development ICPD25


- To catalyse new global and regional commitments 25 years after Cairo Summit

 

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Toyin Saraki leads Wellbeing Foundation Africa delegation to Women Deliver 2019; joins President of Ethiopia and Crown Princess of Denmark in advocating for Gender-Responsive Policies and Frontline Healthcare Workers


Founder-President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) Toyin Saraki this week made a series of high-level interventions at Women Deliver 2019, the world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health and rights of girls and women in the 21st century, bringing together thousands of advocates to explore the solutions to achieve a more gender-equal world.

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Toyin Saraki leads Wellbeing Foundation Africa delegation to Women Deliver 2019; Justin Trudeau and Sahle-Work Zewde to address Global Gender Conference on 'Power. Progress. Change'


Toyin Saraki is this week leading the Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) delegation to the Women Deliver 2019 conference in Vancouver, Canada. The gathering is the world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health and rights of girls and women in the 21st century, bringing together thousands of advocates to explore the solutions to achieve a more gender-equal world.

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Toyin Saraki addresses World Health Assembly on water, sanitation and hygiene conditions in healthcare facilities


Her Excellency Toyin Ojora Saraki, Founder-President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa, addressed the World Health Assembly yesterday on ‘Why water, sanitation and hygiene must be a priority for quality healthcare.’

The high-level intervention came at a symposium organised by the Governments of Zambia, Tanzania, Sweden, Japan, Germany and Eswatini; the World Health Organization and WaterAid. 

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Toyin Saraki addresses World Health Assembly alongside WHO Director-General and First Lady of Turkey; Supports Call to Action on Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health and Well-being in Humanitarian and Fragile Settings


Toyin Saraki, Founder-President of The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) and Special Adviser to the Independent Advisory Group of the WHO Regional Office for Africa, yesterday addressed a high-level meeting at the World Health Assembly on how to better align solutions to Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health and Well-being in Humanitarian and Fragile Settings.

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Wellbeing Foundation Africa delegation attends World Health Assembly; Founder-President to highlight Health and Wellbeing in fragile settings alongside WHO Director-General and First Lady of Turkey


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA), led by its Founder-President Toyin Ojora Saraki, is this week attending multilateral meetings at the 72nd World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland.

The World Health Assembly is the decision-making body of the World Health Organization (WHO); determining the policies of the WHO, supervising financial policies, and reviewing and approving its programmatic budgets.

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News from the Wellbeing Foundation Africa - May 2019


Dear Partners, Colleagues and Friends,

As events around the world to mark the International Day of the Midwife draw to a close, I wanted to thank you for your support and share our work from Nigeria this week.

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