0U7A1756Women for Health: The Journey updated in 2019 charts the evolution of the Women for Health programme in six states of Northern Nigeria, including the transformation of health training schools and access to education for rural women who dream of becoming nurses and midwives to support their communities. This report notes specific achievements to date and highlights the critical factors that have contributed to the success of the programme. It reflects on important lessons learned over the course of seven years and suggests steps for future action which can be used to inform scale up of future initiatives.