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TY Danjuma Foundation convenes Stakeholders’ Engagement

On August 4, 2022, the TY Danjuma Foundation convened a Stakeholders’ engagement of potential grantees and other development partners, at the Transcorp Hilton Abuja, to showcase its newly developed 5-year strategic plan which will run from 2022 to 2027. The purpose of...

Information and Testing as Tools to Combat the Spread of Hepatitis

Hepatitis refers to an inflammatory condition of the liver – due to viral infection or secondary causes such as alcohol, drugs, and immune deficiency. The common viral Hepatitis is A, B, and C. The World Health Organisation has said, “an estimated 354 million people...

International Women’s Day 2022: “Break the Bias”

March 8 every year is celebrated as International Women’s Day. The theme for this year’s celebration is “gender equality today for sustainable tomorrow” with the hashtag #BreakTheBias. International Women’s Day is a global day to celebrate the historical, cultural and...

Advancing Social Justice by Investing in Community Health and Education

This year’s World Day of Social Justice was celebrated on Sunday, February 20, 2022, with the theme “achieving social justice through formal employment”. As aptly captured by Marian Wright Edelman, “the challenge of social justice is to evoke a sense of community that...

Promoting Full and Equal Access for Women and Girls in Science

The 2022 International Day for Women and Girls in Science seeks to promote full and equal access for women and girls to participate in science and technology and the roles they play. Research has shown that only 35% of students enrolled in fields pertaining to...
COVID-19: Sustaining Access to Maternal & Child Health Services in Edo State

COVID-19: Sustaining Access to Maternal & Child Health Services in Edo State

The Foundation supported a sensitisation campaign on preventing the spread of COVID-19 amongst pregnant and lactating mothers across 14 primary healthcare facilities. The awareness creation campaign was supplemented by the production and distribution of 3000 facemasks across the 14 primary healthcare centres to pregnant and nursing mothers, healthcare workers as well as to the wider community around the Foundation’s office in Edo state –  Igbesawan, Igun, and Akpakpava.

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