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Action Health, Incorporated

Yaba, Nigeria
www.actionhealthinc.org

Action Health, Incorporated was awarded $4,621,000 between 1991 and 2020, including 17 grants in On Nigeria, Population & Reproductive Health and MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions.

$140,000

2020 • 1 year • On Nigeria

Established in 1989, Lagos-based Action Health, Incorporated, is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting young people's health and development to ensure their successful transition to healthy and productive adulthood. This 12-month tie-off award enables the organization to scale up tracking of the Home Grown School Feeding Program to all 341 schools in four Local Government Areas in Ogun State. The organization is training and deploying monitors to track and document implementation of the feeding program, using technology to make data collection easier, holding stakeholder meetings to review results and identify opportunities for improvement, and advocating to stakeholders of the feeding program. It is also strengthening local institutions to continue to demand accountability after the project ends. This award contributes to On Nigeria's goal of reducing corruption by supporting Nigerian-led efforts that strengthen accountability, transparency, and participation.

$50,000

2019 • 2 months • On Nigeria

With this X-grant, Action Health Incorporated, a non-profit organization in Nigeria, is convening a meeting of members of Parliament and other stakeholders such as policy makers, farmer organizations, and development partners to review the Home Grown School Feeding Program's benefits and opportunities. This event is intended to raise awareness, share knowledge, and encourage support in the adoption and scaling up of school feeding in Nigeria.

$420,000

2017 • 3 years 2 months • On Nigeria

Established in 1989, Lagos-based Action Health, Incorporated, is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting young people's health and development to ensure their successful transition to healthy and productive adulthood. This award enables the organization to track and advocate for accountability in the Home Grown School Feeding Program in 60 schools in Ogun State. The organization is training and deploying monitors from target communities to track and document implementation of the feeding program, holding stakeholder meetings to review results and identify challenges and opportunities for improvement, and making advocacy visits to feeding program stakeholders. The project contributes to On Nigeria's goal of reducing corruption by building an atmosphere of accountability, transparency, and good governance.

$50,000

2014 • 2 years 2 months • Population & Reproductive Health

Staff from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Uganda and Nigeria, representatives from the Government of Uganda, and key education non-governmental organization (NGOs) are participating in a one-week study tour in Nigeria to visit sexuality education programs. The purpose of the trip is to provide Ugandan officials with a better understanding of how sexuality education can be institutionalized and scaled-up as well as to share lessons learned between the Ugandan and Nigerian experts. Findings from the trip are shared with key Ugandan stakeholders.

$500,000

2012 • 3 years 7 months • Population & Reproductive Health

This grant to Action Health Incorporated aims at promoting youth sexual and reproductive health by contributing to the scale-up of teacher training in the Family Life and HIV/AIDS Education curriculum and to scaling up of youth-friendly services through pre-service training of nurses and midwives. The project will support the continued piloting of confidential youth friendly service models, and ongoing direct engagement with young people, including improving the use of social media in its work.

$250,000

2010 • 1 year 6 months • Population & Reproductive Health

To promote pre-service Family Life and HIV Education quality assurance and youth-friendly reproductive health services in Nigeria (over 18 months).

$430,000

2007 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health

In support of Family Life HIV/AIDS Education and pre-service training of teachers in Nigeria (over three years).

$500,000

2007 • 11 months • MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

In support of expanded educational activities to increase the impact of sexual and reproductive health education in Nigeria and the region.

$576,000

2006 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health

In support of the evaluation of the implementation of a sexuality education curriculum in public schools in Lagos State, Nigeria (over three years).

$500,000

2004 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health

To implement the National Sexuality Education Curriculum in Lagos State (over three years).

$350,000

2001 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health

To increase young people's access to sex education (over three years).

$20,000

1998 • 1 year • Population & Reproductive Health

To support the National Conference on Adolescent Reproductive Health.

$300,000

1997 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health

To disseminate "Guidelines for Comprehensive Sexuality Education in Nigeria," and to expand the Adolescent Peer Education Program in Lagos public schools (over three years).

$35,000

1996 • 1 year

To disseminate "Guidelines for Comprehensive Sexuality Education in Nigeria."

$50,000

1995 • 11 months

To convene a national task force to produce Nigerian guidelines for comprehensive sex education.

$300,000

1994 • 3 years • Population & Reproductive Health

To provide sex education, peer counseling, and reproductive health service referrals for adolescents in Lagos public schools (over three years).

$150,000

1991 • 4 years

To provide sex education and peer counseling to adolescents in public schools in Lagos (over three years).

www.actionhealthinc.org
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