PATHS2 Supports NAFDAC on WHO Certification for its Drug Control Laboratory

PATHS2 Supports NAFDAC on WHO Certification for its Drug Control Laboratory

Partnership for Transforming Health System Phase II (PATHS2) is collaborating with World Health Organisation (WHO) to strengthen Nigeria’s National Agency for Food & Drugs Administr... Read more
National Health Bill Discussion: Delivering On Commitments To Achieve Health For All Nigerians

National Health Bill Discussion: Delivering On Commitments To Achieve Health For All Nigerians

PATHS2 has continuously and aggressively advocated for the passage of the National Health Bill which was developed since 2004, by the Nigeria Senate, as one of our key goals to promote strong gover... Read more
Mobilising Community for Health Care Services in Kano State

Mobilising Community for Health Care Services in Kano State

On February 6, 2014 Indabo community in Wudil Local Government Area (LGA) of Kano State experienced an unprecedented gathering of community members. They came from far and near to attend a one-day ... Read more
’If people don’t own it, you cannot sustain it’ - Mike Egboh

’If people don’t own it, you cannot sustain it’ - Mike Egboh

Mike Egboh is the National Programme Manager for Partnership for Transforming Health Systems,  (PATHS 2) a project supported by the British Department for International Development. In this in... Read more

Impact Stories

Monday 07 April, 2014

  April 7 is observed annually as World Health Day and this year's theme is focused on preventing vector-borne diseases. The WHO is higlighting the serious and increasing threat of vector-borne diseases , with the slogan "Small bite, big threat".In Nigeria, malaria is a particularly deadly disease contributing to high mortality rates, particularly in women and children,...read more

Thursday 13 February, 2014

Advocacy and self-help strategies are helping the Gagarawa Local Health Committee (FHC) improve health care delivery in this Jigawa State rural community. Six months ago, the committee managed to secure a permanent doctor for Gagarawa Primary Healthcare Centre when the Jigawa State Ministry of Health posted Dr Appollos Nachanuye to the community.Since then, according to Dr Nachanuye...read more

Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Volunteering in rural communities in Enugu State is giving over 40 doctors the satisfaction that they always desired to give back to communities. Each week since May 2012, the Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase Two (PATHS2) has sponsored the volunteer doctors to provide much- needed medical care, especially to pregnant women and children, in 24 Primary Health Centres (PHCs)....read more

PATHS2 in the News

Wednesday 18 June, 2014

To measure the success rate of its intervention programme in Nigeria, Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase II (PATHS2) has trained 200 officials to conduct evaluation survey in households and health facilities....read more

Wednesday 18 June, 2014

The National Programme Manager, Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase 2, Mike Egboh said on Monday that the proposed National Health Bill is Nigeria's ticket to better healthcare services. "What I think of it is that this is the bill that would make Nigeria healthy", he said on Sunrise Daily....read more

About PATHS2

Partnership for Transforming Health Systems Phase II (PATHS2) is a six year national programme funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) to strengthen Nigeria’s health system.  PATHS2 seeks to contribute to effective and efficient use of Nigeria’s resources to achieve the health related Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5. ...read more