Reaching out to every

woman in need

Expanding access to

family planning services

We seek a positive

shift in family planning

Increasing awareness

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About Us

The Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative Phase 2 (NURHI 2) was designed to shift norms that drive use of modern contraceptives at structural, service delivery, and community levels in Kaduna, Lagos, and Oyo States. The project sought to achieve a 12.5% increase in modern contraceptive prevalence in the three states, contributing to the Nigerian Government’s goal of reaching a national contraceptive prevalence rate of 27% by 2020 … Read More

NURHI Champions Voices

The Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative Phase 2 (NURHI 2) is the second phase of a ground-breaking 10-year family planning project in Nigeria funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and a private philanthropist.

Our Program Areas

Advocacy

NURHI 2 employed results-oriented advocacy to create a supportive environment for family planning…

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Service Delivery

The NURHI 2 service delivery strategy focused on improving the quality of and expanding equitable access to family planning services…

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Cross-cutting

Research, monitoring, evaluation and knowledge management supported all NURHI strategies and approaches… READ MORE

Demand Generation

NURHI 2 employed a combination of social mobilisation, media campaigns and entertainment education to increase demand for modern contraception…

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Life Planning for Adolescents and Youth

NURHI 2 integrated a deliberate and innovative focus on adolescents and youth (aged 15-24)…

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Our Vision

A Nigeria where supply and demand barriers to contraceptive use are eliminated and family planning becomes a social norm.

Our Mission

To increase contraceptive prevalence rates in Kaduna, Lagos, and Oyo States by 12.5%.

My Family Planning Guide

Available on Google Play Store

This guide promotes self-learning, self-evaluation and reinforces family planning knowledge and skills through interactive learning and entertainment education.


Our Consortium

NURHI 2 was implemented by the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs (CCP) in partnership with the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) and Center for Communication and Social Impact (CCSI).

JHUCCP

ARFH

CCSI

NURHI Phase 1 (2009 – 2015)

Phase 1 of NURHI was implemented in six cities (Federal Capital Territory, Ibadan, Ilorin, Kaduna, Benin and Zaria). According to the 2013 Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey, it contributed to significant increases in contraceptive prevalence in these cities.

NURHI Phase 1 (2009 – 2015)

Phase 1 of NURHI was implemented in six cities (Federal Capital Territory, Ibadan, Ilorin, Kaduna, Benin and Zaria).According to the 2013 Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey, it contributed to significant increases in contraceptive prevalence in these cities.

NURHI Champions Voices