WBFA Midwives Saving Women and Infants from Malaria


To mark World Malaria Day, at their antenatal and postnatal classes this week WBFA midwives have been highlighting the enhanced risk faced by pregnant women and children under five. Malaria still kills a child every two minutes, despite being easily treatable and preventable, with an estimated half of the world’s population being at risk.


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World Immunization Week: H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki demands urgent action on routine immunization; low vaccination coverage “shocking”


As World Immunization and Africa Vaccination week begins, H.E. Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki, Vaccine Champion for Women Advocates for Vaccine Access (WAVA) and Founder-President, Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has demanded urgent action to address the immunization crisis in Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa.


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa tackles cancer; releases rapid assessment report


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has released its ground-breaking ‘Rapid Assessment of the Prevention and Control of Cancer in Nigeria’ report, the first independent national research on cancer provisions. The study, led by the WBFA with support from an Amref Health Africa research grant and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, comes on the heels of the launch of Nigeria’s Cancer Control Plan (NCCP) by the Federal Government earlier this month.


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa welcomes commitment to Universal Health Coverage at World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) has welcomed the commitment to Universal Health Coverage demonstrated at the 2018 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF)


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa at World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings


The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA) is attending the 2018 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington DC this week. The focus of the WBFA delegation has been on universal health coverage (UHC) and support for frontline health workers.


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Wellbeing Foundation Africa hosts Stakeholders Review Meeting on Cancer Assessment Report in Nigeria.


Today, in Abuja, the Wellbeing Foundation Africa hosted a stakeholders’ meeting to review the Rapid Assessment of the Prevention and Control of Cancer in Nigeria report, a collaborative study undertaken by the Wellbeing Foundation Africa, with support from Amref Health Africa. 


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