SAVE THE DATE: Alignment Workshop re-scheduled for Nov 6-8

Dear members of the Bangladesh BCC Working Group, On behalf of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Directorate General of Health Services and Directorate General of Family Planning, the Bangladesh Communication Working Group invites you to attend a three-day workshop on Aligning Partners and Designing an Action Plan for the Development of a National Communication Implementation ... [Read more...]

Seventh Meeting, 26 September 2012

The seventh meeting of the BCC Working Group was held at the IEM Unit Conference Room on 26 September 2012. In this meeting, a new BCC Working Group website was presented to participants. The site has new features adapted toward the group's needs. Subgroup presentations were also given. The strategies review subgroup presented a summary on their efforts and successes. The sub-group ... [Read more...]

Mark Your Calendars-Next Working Group Will Be Held Wednesday, September 26 at IEM Unit-DGFP

Please join us for the next meeting of the Bangladesh Communication (BCC) Working Group for Health, Population and Nutrition. The meeting will be held Wednesday, 26 September 2012, at 10:00 AM at the conference room of DGFP in Kawran Bazaar, Dhaka. Proposed Agenda: 10:00 Welcome, Introductions, and Opening remarks 10:15 BCC Working Group website presentation 10:30 Subgroup ... [Read more...]


New Reality TV Show on LA/PM Airs

The USAID-funded Mayer Hashi project airs a TV reality show promoting long-acting and permanent family planning methods (LA/PM) titled “Jibon Jekhane Shopnomoy” as part of a larger BCC campaign on LA/PM. In total, 6 episodes will be aired on ATN Bangla Saturdays at 12:30 PM. The first episodes aired on 14 and 21 January. The next episode airs on 28 January. The final 3 episodes will air ... [Read more...]


DGFP Launches eBulletin

DGFP launches a new eBulletin to district and upazila FP Officers. The eBulletin, which will be distributed bi-monthly, focuses on program activities at the community level. It provides a digital platform for FP Officers in districts and upazilas to share their stories, successes and best practices with their peers, enhancing local implementation of FP activities. [Read more...]

New Communication Strategy to Address Anaemia and Vitamin A

UNICEF in collaboration with Ministry of Industries and MOHFW held a participatory concept development workshop with approximately 26 public, private, development and NGO partners from 23-25 September 2011 in Savar. The purpose of the workshop was to develop a Communication Strategy for Vitamin A fortification through edible oil, Vitamin A supplementation, and micronutrient powder. The ... [Read more...]

Recognizing World Contraception Day 2011

26 September 2011 the world celebrated World Contraception Day (WCD) with the motto ‘Live Your Life. Know your rights. Learn about contraception’. WCD 2011 focuses on encouraging young people to exercise their right to search for accurate, unbiased information about contraception to prevent an unplanned pregnancy or sexually transmitted infection (STI). As a part of its programming, ... [Read more...]