Note: The menu shows the 36 African countries where Africare has worked, not the other African countries.

 

Photo: Sheila McKinnon

“It is like a breath of fresh air working with Africare—your results are tangible.”

- Dr. Iyan Ugot, Special Adviser, Roll Back Malaria (RBM) to theGovernor of Cross River State.


“Africare has done a good job by reaching out to our young women in Nasarawa.”

– First Lady of Nigeria, Hajia Turai Yar-Adua (2008), during a visit to a Africare/Nigeria project site.

Africare/Nigeria

Community-Based Support for Orphans and Vulnerable Children (CUBS)
Donor: USAID
Implementing Partners: MSH and Nigerian Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development
Location: Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Delta, Ekiti, Enugu, Gombe, Imo, Kebbi, Rivers, Sokoto and Taraba states
Purpose: Develop and strengthen community-based service delivery for OVC and build community ownership, reduce gender discrimination and increase OVC involvement and advocacy

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Malaria Control and Health Promotion in Flood Affected Communities
Donor: The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Location: Delta State
Purpose: Reduce malaria related mortality and morbidity

Malaria Control Interventions for Impact in Nigeria
Donors: Chevron/Agbami Partners
Implementing Partner: National Malaria Elimination Program
Location: Edo and Delta states
Purpose: Support and build capacity of public health facilities to effectively control malaria

Malaria Prevention in MPN-Supplier Communities (MAPS-C)
Donor: ExxonMobil Foundation
Location: Akwa Ibom and Rivers states
Purpose: Strengthen synergies between malaria services and programs and fill critical gaps in prevention, treatment and vector control

Power Forward
Donor: ExxonMobil Foundation
Implementing Partner: The National Basketball Association, Youth Empowerment and Development Initiative
Location: 10 public and private high schools in Abuja
Purpose:
Develop health, leadership and life skills among youth in Nigeria

Promoting Initiative for Malaria Eradication II
Donor: The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Implementing Partner: Society for Family Health
Location: Akwa Ibom, Bayelsa, Cross Rivers, Delta, Edo and Rivers states
Purpose: Build the capacity of patent medicine vendors to ensure prompt, effective and sustained responses to malaria