Health & Nutrition

Wednesday 7 June 2017

One-stop-service for HIV positive people who inject drugs

Considering the rising HIV epidemic among people who inject drugs (PWID) in Dhaka, Save the Children introduced one-stop-services through comprehensive drop-in-centers (DICs) to reverse the trend.

Monday 5 June 2017

Safe Motherhood Day 2017 observed

MaMoni Health Systems Strengthening (MaMoni HSS) project of Save the Children jointly with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare observed safe motherhood day both at national level and in some selected districts namely Habiganj, Noakhali and Jhalokathi on May 28, 2017.

Sunday 12 February 2017

Draft Funding Request/Concept Note for HIV (2017-2019) to the Global Fund

The Global Fund is a 21st-century partnership organization designed to accelerate the end of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria as epidemics. Founded in 2002, the Global Fund is a partnership between governments, civil society, the private sector and people affected by the diseases. Recently the Global Fund offers

Funding Request/Concept Note for HIV for the year 2017-2019. Principal Recipients of this funding will be National AIDS and STD Control (NASC) (former NASP), Save the Children  and icddr,b.

Tuesday 20 December 2016

Asia Regional Meeting on Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) held

Asia Regional Meeting on Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) Community of Practice was held in Dhaka from 10 – 12 December.

Tuesday 20 December 2016

Fight HIV, not sex workers

“My father died in a road accident when I was only four years old. I never got a chance at schooling. At six I was sent to Dhaka for domestic work and continued till 13. Then my mother wanted me to get married, but I didn’t want that at the age of 13, so I escaped with a friend.