Community Action Improves Health Care Service Delivery

Community Action Improves Health Care Service Delivery

Early on a hot afternoon at Orisumbare Primary Health Centre in Alimosho Local Government Area, the bustling clinic is cool and well ventilated. This is a new development, points out Mrs Regina Osi... Read more
Encouraging bonds between women for improved health outcomes

Encouraging bonds between women for improved health outcomes

Women in Enugu State are accustomed to singing simple local songs, making interesting gestures, and learning new tricks in social gatherings. What is not so typical are the current conversations ab... Read more
Improving Women’s Access to Obstetric Care through the Emergency Transport Scheme

Improving Women’s Access to Obstetric Care through the Emergency Transport Scheme

Rakiya Addo has been living with her father since her husband divorced her seven months ago. A 29-year-old mother of four, she says she doesn’t know PATHS2, but she is grateful to Allah for t... Read more
Kaduna State adopts MTSS as health ministry sustains PATHS2 interventions

Kaduna State adopts MTSS as health ministry sustains PATHS2 interventions

The Kaduna State government has taken over the Medium-Term Sector Strategy (MTSS), a planning tool that PATHS2 introduced into the health sector in Kaduna State. Plans are in place for a training p... Read more

Impact Stories

Tuesday 09 September, 2014

Aishat Akinpelu is a 30-year-old mother of three residing in Ifako-Gbagada, a suburb of Lagos, Nigeria, who struggles to eke out a living as a petty trader selling fruits along the roadside. When Aishat was pregnant with her third child, she resolved to deliver her baby at home, thinking she could not afford to register for antenatal care and deliver her baby at the health facility. Accor...read more

Tuesday 09 September, 2014

Forty-year-old mother of five, Hajiya Mariam Bello lives in Rubuci in Zaria LGA of Kaduna State. She was pregnant with her sixth child when, one night in September 2013, she went into labour at home and started bleeding. Her...read more

Tuesday 09 September, 2014

Sixty-five-year-old Mallam Ramalan Garba is a prominent and influential soothsayer in the Tudun Wada Local Government Area in Kano State. For many years, most pregnant women for miles around have patronised his home office for herbs, prayers and incantations. Until recently it was common knowledge that he had no faith in modern medicine, especially since he saw it as inaccessible and generally ...read more

PATHS2 in the News

Wednesday 10 September, 2014

FOR improved service delivery at the Primary Healthcare Centre (PHC), the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID), through its implementing partner, Partnership for Transforming Health Systems II (PATHS2) has donated a 20KVA power generating set to the Egbe-Idimu PHC in Alimoso area of the state....read more

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

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