WHARC Trains CHEWS in Benin City, Edo State(WANT PROJECT)

Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC) has organized a one-day workshop to sensitize health workers on the importance of reproductive health. The workshop which was held at the Main Auditorium of the Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC) … Read more

WHARC TRAINS NURSES AND MIDWIVES ON WOMEN ACCESSING NEW TECHNOLOGY PROJECT (WANT PROJECT)

In furtherance of the project to designed to increase women’s access to  new technology (WANT) a one day training was conducted for Nurses and Midwives on Reproductive Health and Family Planning in Ovia North East LGA, Edo State. The training … Read more

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CHALLENGES IN AFRICA: A Textbook for Africa!

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CHALLENGES IN AFRICA: Coming out soon!!! This textbook is an indispensable resource for anyone delving into the field of sexual and reproductive and rights, either as a student, practitioner or policy maker and it aims to serve its … Read more

Vacancy for Medical Officer

VACANCY FOR FULL TIME AND PART TIME MEDICAL OFFICER!!! The Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization founded in 1993 to promote the health and social well-being of women through action-research, evidence-based advocacy, training and … Read more

WHARC Launches Youth Forum

WHARC initiates youths for leadership. The women’s Heath and Action Research Centre (WHARC), has charged the government at all levels to focus on the problems faced by youths by initiating policies that will help to fight social injustice in the … Read more

WHARC and EDF Launched a STRATEGIC PLAN for Reducing Teenage Pregnancy in Ekiti State

On the 5th of June 2014, WHARC launched a STRATEGIC PLAN for reducing teenage pregnancy in Ekiti State in collaboration with the Ekiti Development Foundation (EDF). Ekiti State currently has very high rate of teenage pregnancies especially among its rural … Read more

NEW PSA: Take Simple Actions To Prevent Maternal Mortality

Nigeria is a country is a country of high maternal deaths of around 111 (one hundred and one) every year. The saddest part is these deaths are preventable with simple actions like family planning, seeing good and experience health care … Read more

GROUPS ON ADVOCACY VISIT TOWARD THE REDUCTION OF TEENAGE PREGNANCY IN EKITI STATE

  The Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC) and representatives of Ekiti Development Foundation (EDF) were on an advocacy visits on the reduction of teenage pregnancy in Ekiti State on May 26th, 27th and 28th , 2014. The three … Read more

The 47th Session of the Commission on Population and Development was held in the U.N

  WHARC’s deputy executive director Mr Wilson Imongan was at The 47th Session of the Commission on Population and Development was held in the U.N, in New York from April 7th to April 11th 2014. I attended the 47th session … Read more

WHARC Postpones Indefinitely the 9th Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti Lecture

Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC) has decided to postpone indefinitely the 9th Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti lecture scheduled to take place at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital on June 3, 2014. As you know the lecture was to be … Read more