In the northeastern corner of Nigeria, bordering Cameroon to the east and Niger to the north lies Borno state. Home to over 4 million people, the area is infamous for the war that has been raging for over a decade. Since 2009, Borno state has been the epicenter of the Boko Haram insurgency. Since the rise of the conflict, Borno’s inhabitants have lived with the ever-present danger of violence, kidnapping and loss of life, as witnessed globally by the kidnapping of 276 Chibok schoolgirls in 2014…
Day 3 starts off great with my session – Sharing the results of the Routine Immunization Buddy System and how social and financial women collectives are a very viable mechanism for behaviour change towards driving demand for health services in LMICs.
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