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application/pdfImpact Story on Advocating for National Community Health WorWritten By: Tahrim Ariba Chaudhury. In Bangladesh child mortality has dropped from 65 deaths per 1000 live births in 2007 to 45 deaths per 1000 live births in 2017-2018. This huge reduction in numbers was only possible due to the contribution of the Community Health Workers (CHWs) who are the backbone of the entire health system, working tirelessly on the frontline, providing health services to the most vulnerable groups of population residing in the remote wetlands of Bangladesh. Commonly referred to as ‘doctor apas’, as a gesture of respect and love from the community, these frontline workers comprise of almost 50% of the total health workforce.02/06/20205MB
application/pdfWorld Pneumonia Day 2019 in BangladeshPneumonia is the world’s leading infectious killer of children, claiming the lives of more than 800,000 children under the age of five every year, more than 2,000 every day. This deadly disease claimed the lives of 12,000 children under the age of five in 2018- that is one child every hour. Through Universal Health Coverage and equitable access to quality primary health care it is possible to prevent, diagnose and treat pneumonia. Global Action Pan for Pneumonia and Diarrhea (GAPPD) aim to end two major preventable deaths by 2025, targeting to bring deaths from pneumonia to 3 per thousand live births for under 5. Although Bangladesh has made commendable progress through its’ Expanded Program of Immunization, there is still 4 per 1000 live births, under five mortality rate due to pneumonia in 2018.25/06/20202MB
application/pdfStop 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 like minded organizations to improve quality of health care in Bangladesh, while reducing the number of unnecessary cesarean sections.09/07/20206MB
application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentFunding Request FormProposal of HIV Funding Request (re-iteration) to the Global Fund has been uploaded for your comments and feedback. Save the Children along with government is a Principle Recipient (PR) of the Global Fund. Before submitting this proposal to the Global Fund, Govt. would like to incorporate the comments and feedback if received. You can send your comments and feedback to the following email: shahidul.islam@savethechildren.org by 30 August 2020. 30/08/20204MB
application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.documentApplicant Response FormProposal of HIV Funding Request (re-iteration) to the Global Fund has been uploaded for your comments and feedback. Save the Children along with government is a Principle Recipient (PR) of the Global Fund. Before submitting this proposal to the Global Fund, Govt. would like to incorporate the comments and feedback if received. You can send your comments and feedback to the following email: shahidul.islam@savethechildren.org by 30 August 2020. 30/08/20202MB
application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheetFunding Gap TableProposal of HIV Funding Request (re-iteration) to the Global Fund has been uploaded for your comments and feedback. Save the Children along with government is a Principle Recipient (PR) of the Global Fund. Before submitting this proposal to the Global Fund, Govt. would like to incorporate the comments and feedback if received. You can send your comments and feedback to the following email: shahidul.islam@savethechildren.org by 30 August 2020. 30/08/202014KB
application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheetHIV Summary BudgetProposal of HIV Funding Request (re-iteration) to the Global Fund has been uploaded for your comments and feedback. Save the Children along with government is a Principle Recipient (PR) of the Global Fund. Before submitting this proposal to the Global Fund, Govt. would like to incorporate the comments and feedback if received. You can send your comments and feedback to the following email: shahidul.islam@savethechildren.org by 30 August 2020. 30/08/202059KB
application/pdfSNMP BriefINTEGRATION OF MIDWIFERY SERVICES INTO THE HEALTH SYSTEM: Experience of Strengthening the National Midwifery Program (SNMP) through UNFPA and Save the Children in Bangladesh11/02/20213MB
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