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WARIF Launches New ‘Gatekeepers’ Initiative in Partnership with the Act Foundation

With the assistance of a grant from the ACT Foundation, the WARIF’s Gate Keeper’s Initiative is being launched. The initiative aims to address the high incidence of rape and sexual violence in more rural areas across Lagos State through the education and training of Traditional Birth Attendants (TBAs) to recognize the signs and provide services that assist in the treatment and prevention of Gender Based Violence that occurs frequently in their communities. Traditional Birth Attendants (TBA), also known as traditional midwives...

National Institute of Medical Research ; NIMR partners with WARIF

Official Signing of MoU between the National Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) and WARIF – partners in the treatment and prevention of HIV / AIDS cases in women and young girls at risk. In the picture: professor Babatunde Salako DG/CEO of NIMR, On his right Ms. Detutu Ajibodu; Centre Manager and Dr. Anie Makanjuola staff of WARIF Centre. To his left Dr. Agatha David and Dr. Oliver Ezechi of NIMR ...

The Guardian Nigeria visits the WARIF centre

Guardian Media Group is our first media partner and an official visit to the WARIF Centre by the Guardian team took place on Thursday May 11, 2017 We’d like to say a big thank you to @guardiannigeria for visiting the WARIF Centre. We appreciate your support towards the fight against sexual violence ...