Office Staff

  • Jean A. AFFO, Country Project Coordinator
  • Nadège Ferdine K. HOUETOHOSSOU, Financial & Administrative Assistant

Contact Information

+229-95 95 31 83

Office Objectives

  1. Develop PIHI approach and the Annual Program Statement (APS) technical scope of work
  2. Provide back-up support to USAID/Benin in drafting and executing the APS
  3. Prepare the APC/Benin Program Monitoring Plan (PMP) and Training NGO partners on M&E systems
  4. Support for CHW Mapping Activity

Primary Activities

APC / Benin provides technical assistance to USAID / Benin and technical support to the Ministry of Health to implement high-impact interventions at the community level. This technical assistance includes capacity building of local NGOs in monitoring and evaluation, as well as supervising, documenting, and reporting on community activities. APC / Benin also provides technical and financial support to the Ministry of Health on the community health workers’ mapping activity.

Health Areas

  • Integrated Management of Childhood Illness at Community level (malaria, diarrhea, pneumonia)
  • Family Planning
  • Water, Hygiene and Sanitation
  • Local NGOs Capacity building in monitoring / evaluation of CHWs activities
  • Partnership with stakeholders

News from Benin


October 26, 2017 | Blog

On World Contraception Day, the Government of Benin formally acknowledged Sayana Press as a fully registered contraceptive choice in Benin. The launch of Sayana Press is a milestone that will give women and young people a chance to meet their reproductive needs.

September 25, 2017 | Blog

In May 2016, relais communautaires began introducing Sayana Press. In the three months since introduction, more than 450 women have received the contraceptive injection.