Future Assured commences 3 Day Advocacy training for South West zone

Due to the disheartening rate of maternal & child mortality and malnutrition across the country , The wife of the president and founder Future Assured Mrs. Aisha Buhari supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation set up the Governor’s Wives Advocacy Coalition (GWAC) , in furtherance of this a workshop was organized to support the governor’s wives in carrying out Reproductive , Maternal , Newborn, Child Adolescent, Health and Nutrition (RMNCAH+N) activities at the state level. The workshop, which is held regionally has been conducted successfully in the North Central and North West zones. Today, February 6th 2017, The training has commenced for states in the South West region. Participants include Governor’s Wives, Executive Secretaries of the Primary Health Centre and Technical officers to the Governor’s wives. At the end of the training each state is expected to create a strategic RMNCAH+N advocacy plan to be implemented by the wives of the governors, it is hoped that the workshop will equip the states with the necessary tools to achieve the objective of securing the future for women and children.