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NHW Events Thought Leadership Series

#Innovate4HealthNaija: Improving Healthcare Access at the Future of Health Conference 2020

Innovation is a term used to spur big business into evolving their way out of oblivion. In healthcare, refusal to innovate could mean loss of lives, especially for vulnerable populations who are most at risk of poor health outcomes and have significant challenges accessing quality healthcare. When the 2020 Future of Health Conference theme, Innovation: […]

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Covid19 NHW Events Torchlight Series

#Innovate4COVID19: How 3 organisations are fighting the novel Coronavirus in Africa

By Adaobi Ezeokoli & Thelma Thomas (Lead Writers) Every year since 2015, Nigeria Health Watch has organised the Future of Health Conference, our flagship event, to focus conversation and curate insights, evidence and a framework for action on critical topical health sector issues. With the COVID-19 pandemic disrupting not just the health sector, but social, […]

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Africa Nigeria Thought Leadership Series

A Health Innovation Challenge for Nigeria’s Healthcare Space

While the experience of the average Nigerian with several sectors of the economy has evolved through the use of technology over the past decade, there has been minimal impact on the health sector. This guest post describes an initiative that intends to change that. By Alex Chiejina Many incubation and innovation platforms in Nigeria target information technology […]