USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) | Nigeria

Overview

URC, in coordination with PEPFAR/Nigeria, FMWASD, UNICEF, and other key implementing partners, worked to improve the quality of services for orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) in all six regions of Nigeria.

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Key Activities

  • Supported country leadership in improving the quality care provided by OVC programs
  • Strengthened integration of OVC standards of care within a national strategy
  • Supported local and international partners in organizing to improve OVC services
  • Created a community of learning across OVC stakeholders
  • Endorsed and launch OVC standards
  • Communicated standards across partners
  • Provided technical assistance to support the communication of OVC standards
Duration
2011 to 2012
Funders 
US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Partners 
Nigeria Federal Ministry of Women-Affairs & Social Development
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Regions/ Countries