As part of our provision of youth-friendly services, Action Health Incorporated has an established a partnership with the College of...
AHI Calendar 2023
No Longer Left Behind: Empowering Marginalised Girls
There are over 5.5 million girls out of school in Nigeria, and many of these girls reside in under-developed marginalized communities. This documentary highlights the challenges faced by marginalized adolescent girls in slum communities as well as the intervention carried out to address these problems.
Girls Voices Initiative (GVI Lagos) Overview
This video introduces Rise Up’s Girls Voices Initiative as implemented by Action Health Incorporated in Lagos, engaging sixty girls in advocacy and leadership training and supporting them to conduct advocacy projects in their respective target communities.
Keeping The Promise Film Series
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IDRC Humanitarian Project Disseminates Findings and Graduates 300 Girls and Young Women
In February, AHI gathered government stakeholders, beneficiary community representatives, service providers, INGO and NGO partners, and project beneficiaries at the...
AHI Commemorates International Women’s Day and International Adolescent Health Week
On March 8, AHI commemorated International Women’s Day in the Training Hall at the AHI Youth Centre with 70 secondary...
GIRL-H Multi-Stakeholder Partnership Forum Gathers Programme Collaborators
In March, AHI’s GIRL-H Team convened the Multi-Stakeholder Partnership Forum to further explore public-private partnership opportunities within government ministries and...
YSDP 2023 Commences with 6 New Youth Programme Assistants
This year we have been joined by a fresh cohort of six young people serving as Youth Programme Assistants in...
AHI Publishes 2022 Annual Report
In 2022, driven by our belief in guaranteeing the health and rights of Nigerian adolescents, and empowering them to assume...
AHI Trains 300 Girls at El-Badawi IDP Camp in Collaboration with IDRC
Action Health Incorporated (AHI) in collaboration with IDRC-CRDI, the Canadian development and innovation research institution, has graduated 300 girls trained...
AHI Executive Director Appointed to Population Advisory Group
The Executive Director of Action Health Incorporated, Mrs Adenike Esiet, has been appointed to the Population Advisory Group led by the Chairman of the National Population Commission, Hon. Nasir Isa Kwarra.
Youth Skills Development Programme 2021 - 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.
AHI Trains Mental Health Nurses on AYFHS Provision
Healthcare providers play a significant role in providing services to young people. As such, institutions must adequately train them on how to deliver Adolescent and Youth-Friendly Health Services (AYFHS). To this end, the Health Services Unit of Action Health Incorporated (AHI) organized a week-long training programme for 29 Post-Basic Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing students from the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Yaba, Lagos.
Expanding Voluntary Access to Modern Contraceptives in Cross River and Imo States
To increase the uptake of modern contraceptives in the South Eastern region of Nigeria, AHI conducted a Scale-Up Capacity Building Programme for 100 Community Health Extension Workers (CHEWs) and Community Health Volunteers (CHVs). This programme was carried out in 4 Local Government Areas across Owerri, Imo State (Ikeduru and Isiala Mbano) and Calabar, Cross River State (Calabar Municipal and Ikom).
AHI Equips Sexual and Reproductive Health Frontliners in Borno State
From February 26th to 27th Action Health Incorporated (AHI) held a 2-Day Project Orientation & Strategy Planning Meeting with Government Partners and Sexual and Reproductive Health Frontliners at Dujima International Hotel in Maiduguri, Borno State.
AHI Graduate Internship Programme
The AHI Graduate Internship Programme offers recent graduates the opportunity to gain invaluable industry experience. You will be given an opportunity to prove yourself through challenging assignments and gain valuable work experience, skills and knowledge that will take you a long way in your future career.
Young Girls Speak Against Sexual Harassment in Atewolara, Mushin
As part of efforts towards addressing the issue of sexual harassment against young girls in Atewolara community in Mushin, a group of trained Girl Leaders from the Rise Up/Cummins Girls Voices Initiative (GVI) advocacy programme organized an interactive dialogue with key stakeholders and community members.