Seventeen Plus Foundation

We promote awareness on knowledge of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in Nigeria. Seventeen Plus (17Plus) work in collaboration with the NTD division of the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), its implementing partners and stakeholders.



Read about us

OUR VISION

To ensure that all Nigerians know about NTDs and do the right thing to control, eliminate or eradicate it by 2025




Who we are


Seventeen Plus Foundation, also called Team 17 plus, is an indigenous NGO that promotes awareness on knowledge of Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in Nigeria.

We work in collaboration with the NTD division of the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH). By supporting the FMOH, we facilitate demand creation for acceptance of programmes and strategies that helps implementation of NTD activities at all levels – community, wards, local government, state and Federal levels.

We therefore, increasingly seek to promote the knowledge of Nigerians on the general activities of all stakeholders involved in the control, elimination and eradication of NTDs in Nigeria.


Read more

Our Objectives
includes:

  • Promote grass root awareness, community engagement and health education messaging for Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD)100%
  • Monitor progress of NTD implementation in Nigeria and periodically disseminate same100%
  • Support merit awards for NTD champions in Nigeria100%
 

Our Programmes


Our Address

Mass Campaign programme

Social media programme

Communication capacity building programme

Quarterly NTD bulletin

Community dialogue programme

Merit award programme

Seventeen Plus Foundation

 

Collaborators