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Young People Say No To Child Marriage

Young People Say No To Child Marriage

Young people from public secondary schools across Lagos State will showcase the realities of child marriage in Nigeria using song, poetry and drama to advocate for the elimination of Child marriage in the country on November 12th, 2016 at the 23rd Annual Teenage Festival of Life (TFL).

Youth Skills Development Programme 2016 - Apply Now!

Youth Skills Development Programme 2016 - Apply Now!

AHI is pleased to call for applications to the annual Youth Skills Development Programme. This is a salaried one-year internship programme that engages fresh secondary school leavers aged 16-19 years, to serve as Youth Programme Assistants within AHI.

Orientation for Nurse And Midwife Educators on AYFHS

Orientation for Nurse And Midwife Educators on AYFHS

Following the approval of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria and Federal Ministry of Health to integrate principles of Adolescent and Youth Friendly Health Services (AYFHS) into its curriculum, 18 educators from the six geopolitical zones in the country were selected as the first crop of educators to be orientated about the course content.

March 2016 Clinic Health Day

March 2016 Clinic Health Day

In recent times, the use of substances has been identified as a risk–taking behaviour among adolescents and young adults. Moreover, Young people who persistently abuse substances often experience an array of problems, including academic difficulties, health-related problems (including mental health), poor peer relationships amongst others.

Empowering Out-of-School Adolescent Girls in Skill Acquisition

Empowering Out-of-School Adolescent Girls in Skill Acquisition

Action Health Incorporated (AHI) in collaboration with the Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA) organized a 4 Week Short Term Skill Acquisition Training Programme for Out-Of-School Adolescent Girls (14-19 years) in Ijora Badia, Apapa Iganmu LCDA.

TFL 2015: Securing Our Future: Youth and the Post-2015 SDGs

TFL 2015: Securing Our Future: Youth and the Post-2015 SDGs

November 14, 2015 was an eventful day as the annual Teenage Festival of Life (TFL) was held at the University of Lagos Main Auditorium. The event had over 1500 students in attendance, as well as the Finland Ambassador to Nigeria Suomela-Chowdhury, and Representative of the Deputy Governor, among others.

Students In Kaduna State Stand Against Youth Smoking

Students In Kaduna State Stand Against Youth Smoking

As part of efforts to stop underage smoking, Action Health Incorporated (AHI) held a one-day smoking prevention programme on June 18, 2015 for students of 12 public secondary schools in Kaduna state.