This guide is a step-by-step toolkit on all aspects of establishing a Foundation Year Programme (FYP) to widen access to health training for women from rural communities.

How to Guide 3

This guide is a step-by-step manual for setting up or scaling up Community Midwifery training programmes, based on the lessons learned from the implementation of the Women for Health (W4H) programme in five states in northern Nigeria (Jigawa, Kano, Katsina, Yobe and Zamfara).

 How to guide 2

This ‘How-To’ guide sets out an effective approach to supporting health training institutions through the process of gaining – or regaining –accreditation status for their health training programmes, and in establishing processes to ensure that accreditation is maintained.

The guide also looks at how to help these institutions get funding for and carry out improvements in their physical infrastructure to meet accreditation requirements and provide suitable accommodation for female students.