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.
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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.
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%