Health & Nutrition

Tuesday 22 August 2017

Caesarean births ‘boom’ is endangering women’s lives in Bangladesh

Save the Children is among those working to turn the tide and improve access for all to quality healthcare in Bangladesh while reducing the number of unnecessary C-sections.

Wednesday 9 August 2017

International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking observed

Save the Children observed the ‘International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking’ on July 26, 2017.

Tuesday 8 August 2017

World Population Day 2017 observed

“Access to safe, voluntary family planning is not just a basic human right, but a key factor in reducing poverty...

Monday 10 July 2017

Milestones achieved in maternal health care

The National Technical Committee (NTC) approved the Maternal Health Strategy (MHS) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in May 2017.

Sunday 9 July 2017

Strengthening National Midwifery Program

The Health, Nutrition and HIV/AIDS sector in the Bangladesh Country Office, has rolled out its newest initiative called Strengthening National Midwifery Program (SNMP) in April 2017. The team has been on board and functioning from June 2017.