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Yesterday is was simply incredible!
The #FutureofHealthConference continues this morning with a Stakeholders Summit themed:

Advancing #Quality Maternal Healthcare in Nigeria: What are the Missing Links?

@MSDforMothers @MEtiebetMD @TemitayoE @Iyadunnio1 @EpiAFRIC @AfricareNigeria @PharmAccessNIG @AbimbolaOnaolu @ShopsPlus @abtassociates @Fmohnigeria @PharmAccessOrg @MallamPelliks @CAID_Nigeria @ekemma Events like this are important because they highlight the urgency to improve outcomes in maternal health, allow women voices to be heard and bring together all the stake holders - Dr. Osagie Enahire, Hon. Minister of Health at the Stakeholders Summit.
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First session of the #QualityHealthNaija Conference begins now!

Theme: Quality healthcare: the foundation of primary healthcare
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@MEtiebetMD @chidizuwah @Dr_NRC_Azodoh @aeocoker @MSDforMothers @Iyadunnio1 @TemitayoE @PriscillaBHI @ekemma If the number of women dying everyday while giving birth in Nigeria is not an emergency, I don't know what is- Engr. @chidizuwah at the #QualityHealthNaija Conference
@MEtiebetMD @chidizuwah @Dr_NRC_Azodoh @aeocoker @MSDforMothers @Iyadunnio1 @TemitayoE @PriscillaBHI @ekemma @SFHNigeria @PharmAccessNIG @MamaletteNG @MamaYeNigeria @womeninGH @W4HNigeria @AfricareNigeria @orodedoherty There are partnership opportunities we can use to improve health in Nigeria. But Nigerians must first prioritse health- Engr. @chidizuwah at the #QualityHealthNaija Conference
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Continuous quality improvement is key towards maintaining the relevance of any field epidemiology programme- Dr. Simon Antarra Acting Executive Director, @AFENETAfrica at #NFELTPX19
@AFENETAfrica @NCDCgov @Chikwe_I @AfenetNigeria @NigeriaFELTP @WHONigeria @WHO @AfricaCDC @Ecowas_cdc @OoasWaho The increasing relevance of field epidemiology capacity, the increasing demand of field epidemiology is universally acknowledged. Unfortunately, funding is waning- Dr. Simon Antarra Acting Executive Director, @AFENETAfrica at #NFELTPX19
@AFENETAfrica @NCDCgov @Chikwe_I @AfenetNigeria @NigeriaFELTP @WHONigeria @WHO @AfricaCDC @Ecowas_cdc @OoasWaho @MedLabNigeria @tephinet I must commend @Chikwe_I and his @NCDCgov team for the work they have done in absorbing the @NigeriaFELTP programme. I urge the FG to institutionalise @NigeriaFELTP- Olu Omotayo of @USCDCNIGERIA at #NFELTPX19
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Today, the #GivingBirthInNigeria train moves to the salt of the nation, Ebonyi State (Abakaliki)

Theme: Catalysing Accountability for Maternal Deaths.

Stay with us for live updates from our second multi-stakeholder meeting.
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@MSDforMothers @MEtiebetMD @TemitayoE @VIhekweazu @unwomenNG @Africare @ToyinSaraki @EbonyiState @GovDavidUmahi What is the most memorable piece of advice that your mother gave you?- @VIhekweazu asks participants as we kick off the #GivingBirthInNigeria multi-stakeholder meeting in #Abakaliki.
@MSDforMothers @MEtiebetMD @TemitayoE @VIhekweazu @unwomenNG @Africare @ToyinSaraki @EbonyiState @GovDavidUmahi @orodedoherty @ToluTheMidwife @unwomenafrica @Iyadunnio1 @MamaletteNG Pregnancy and delivery are some of the most vulnerable moments in a Nigerian woman’s life. Nigeria has very dire statistics on maternal deaths. We cannot continue like this- @VIhekweazu at the #GivingBirthInNigeria multi-stakeholder meeting in #Abakaliki
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It's our first Multi-Stakeholder meeting in Niger State for the #GivingBirthInNigeria project!!!

Theme: Catalysing Accountability for Maternal Deaths in Niger State. Stay with us for live updates
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#GivingBirthInNigeria project is a rallying call for greater accountability for maternal deaths, aimed at key stakeholders, primarily at the community level, who encounter women at various touchpoints of their pregnancy- @uofonagoro at the Multi-Stakeholder Meeting in Niger State
It is our responsibility to ensure that every mother and child is healthy - before, during and after birth- @uofonagoro of @EpiAFRIC at the #GivingBirthInNigeria Multi-Stakeholder Meeting in Niger State
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Our first #HealthMeetsTechNG Meet Up in 2019 in partnership with @DigitalHealthNg & @Infonineorg is finally here!!!

We will discuss "Design Thinking in Healthcare Innovation - Bridging the Gap Between Ideation and Implementation".
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#HealthMeetsTechNG platform is conceptualised to forge partnerships and grow a community of health professionals and tech experts who are keen on applying technology in African healthcare industry- @ekemma
In 2017, we had our first @facebook hackathon in Lagos on general health issues, the second in Kenya in partnership with @iHub and the third was in South Africa in partnership with @impacthubjoburg- @ekemma at the #HealthMeetsTechNG meet up
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Happening now: Launching of the Safe Birth Initiative at @NatHospital_ABJ An initiative by @CocaCola to support @Fmohnigeria to improve maternal health in Nigeria. Other partners of the project are @medshare and @ossap_sdgs
Nigeria contributes 30% of pediatric HIV infections globally - @IsaacFAdewole
“Our women are not disposables. We must change the narrative around maternal deaths” - @IsaacFAdewole
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