Across Nigeria, journalists are publishing reports that are re-shaping maternal and newborn health issues. We contribute to their efforts through trainings that can make their reporting more impactful.
More people are taking action to demand maternal and newborn health rights from the government. We have seen success in certain states in Nigeria where the government is allocating more than 15% of their total budget to health. We take a look at how to work more to replicate the success in one state in another.
A robust primary health care (PHC) system has been described as important to achieving Universal Health Coverage, but we cannot stop at that. This is why MamaYe is working assiduously towards implementing the policy that will drive the system to success.
She is driven by her passion for gender equality and her fascination with what it takes to build advocacy campaigns that have real impact.
As Advocacy Coordinator Lilly pulls the work of the Ai team together, assists with copywriting, design and editing. She works closely with the team on all current campaigns especially on the work with MamaYe.
Lilly brings enthusiasm and openness to all of her advocacy work with the MamaYe teams.
Having taught in Ghana and Namibia and spent time in Mauritius, Kenya and Tanzania Lilly has a special interest in the power of youth and technology as a tool for positive growth in Africa.