| Bangladesh commits to reduce child deaths from pneumonia|| Inadequate healthcare, malnutrition and air pollution are causing children to die from pneumonia, which killed on average one child every hour in Bangladesh in 2019.
Government officials from Bangladesh committed to reaching global targets of reducing child pneumonia to 3 pneumonia deaths per 1000 live births in ‘Global Pneumonia Forum’.
|Stop Unnecessary C-Section Campaign Impact Story||Bangladesh is facing a massive boom in the number of medically unnecessary cesarean sections. Between 2016 and 2018 the number of cesarean sections increased by 51% costing patients $483 million per year, while the most vulnerable mothers are still left behind. Save the Children recognized this issue and launched Stop Unnecessary C-Section campaign, working with likeminded organizations to improve quality of health care in Bangladesh, while reducing the number of unnecessary cesarean sections. ||02/02/2020||3MB|
|United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Children||A child-friendly poster by Save the Children on joint ventures with the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Bangladesh Shishu Academy and Breaking the Silence based on the articles 1-42 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Children.||19/11/2019||3MB|
|Save the Children in Bangladesh: Annual Report 2018||Save the Children is one of the world’s leading independent organisations for children. We save children’s lives. We ﬁght for their rights. We help them fulﬁl their potential. Through our work, Save the Children puts the most deprived and marginalised children ﬁrst, to ensure that all children beneﬁt from the progress the world is making.
|Rout to Right: Children are speaking up ||A global report on the status of children’s rights in 17 countries was launched in June 2019. In line with that global initiative, nationally we are launching 'Route to Rights: Children are Speaking up' report on National Child Rights Situation in Bangladesh.
This report is done by 'Joining Forces: Child Rights Now', a joint initiative of 6 organizations. The initiative plans to advocate for renewed commitment to achieve the rights of all children and the Convention as well as to integrate a child rights focus in measuring the Sustainable Development Goals. Children’s voices, views and recommendations has been a central part of the report.
|Child Survival from Pneumonia in Bangladesh||Save the Children is working with a coalition of partners, known as Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses in advocating for actively contributing to child survival from pneumonia in Bangladesh, in collaboration with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.||19/05/2019||775KB|
|Pneumonia: the Forgotten Killer of Children in Bangladesh||Written By: Tahrim Ariba Chaudhury
Pneumonia is one of the leading killers of children under 5 in Bangladesh. The deadly disease took the lives of over 16,000 children under the age of 5 in 2016- that is close to two deaths every hour. Save the Children in Bangladesh has committed to the Global Pneumonia Centenary Commitment and aims to convene a movement to tackle childhood pneumonia by supporting national advocacy and campaigning, providing technical support for innovative pneumonia treatments and techniques so that Every Last Child in Bangladesh is protected, prevented and treated from pneumonia.
|Engaging millions on the issue of Pneumonia in Bangladesh||Written By: Tahrim Ariba Chaudhury
Pneumonia, the Forgotten Killer has deprived millions of children under 5, the right to survive. Save the Children engages millions on profiling Pneumonia as the leading killer of children under 5 in Bangladesh.
|Impact Assessment of Child Friendly Local Governance Project||Impact Assessment of Child Friendly Local Governance Project.Please read the document for details||14/11/2018||2MB|
|PHP Booklet - Child Protection FAQ||11/06/2018||8MB|