Health & Nutrition

Thursday 28 July 2016

Atikur, a Spirited Family Planning Inspector

Atikur Rahman, a young Family Planning Inspector (FPI) in his early thirties, has taken to a novel route to reach out to the people and inform them about activities around health services.

Tuesday 26 July 2016

Increase Skilled Birth Attendants Coverage to Strengthen Union Level Health Facilities

MaMoni HSS project has been supporting the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MOH&FW) to step up the strengthening of the Union Health & Family Welfare Centers (UH&FWCs) to improve access to skilled birth attendants. As part of the initiative, the project has helped the Directorate General of Family Planning (DGFP) to assess more than 4,400 union-based health facilities across Bangladesh.

Tuesday 26 July 2016

MaMoni HSS signs three Letters of Collaboration (LOCs) with different departments of MOH&FW

MaMoni Health Systems Strengthening project signed a LOC with the Planning Wing of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) on June 29, 2016. Under the LoC, the project would provide technical and operational support to Planning Management and Monitoring Unit (PMMU) of MOHFW, including operational support for development of the Program Implementation Plan (PIP) for the new Health Nutrition and Population sector program. William Lynch, Interim Country Director, Save the Children, Dr. A. I. Md. Muhiuddin Osmani, Joint Chief, Planning, MOHFW, signed the LOC on behalf of their respective organization.

Monday 11 July 2016

Asma, making ‘safe delivery’ a mission of life

“When a mother gives birth to a healthy baby and the baby gives out the first cry, I am overjoyed. But when something goes wrong I feel miserable; It seems I have failed to ensure the safety of the mother and the child which was my responsibility”, Asma Akter, a Community Skilled Birth Attendant (CSBA), recounts her feelings about her job.

Tuesday 7 June 2016

Health Facility Survey Shared in Rajshahi

MaMoni Health Systems Strengthening (MaMoni HSS) Project has been supporting the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MOH&FW) to strengthen the Union Health and Family Welfare Centers (UH&FWCs) to increase skilled attendance at birth.