Category : News of Major Event

HPN SBCC Best Practice Share Fair event held

HPN SBCC Best Practice Share Fair event held on 08 March 2021 at 12:30 P.M. through virtual platform. The Honorable Minister for Health & Family Welfare Mr. Zahid Maleque, MP was attend  the occasion as Chief Guest, while Secretaries of both the divisions of MoHFW and USAID representative were present  as the special guest. 15 GoB and NGOs  presented their Best ... [Read more...]

Creating More Community Paramedics Can Improve Grassroots Healthcare

The number of skilled health workers across the country is extremely low, only 2 against every 10 doctors while World Health Organization (WHO) recommends 50. Because of this, the people at rural areas largely depend on unskilled providers. To overcome this scarcity, it is essential to develop adequate number of skilled health workers immediately. Speakers at National Consultative ... [Read more...]

Family Welfare Service Week Begins

Health minister Zahid Maleque inaugurates Family Welfare and Service Week 2020 by releasing balloons ‍at the Maternal and Child Health Training Institute at Mirpur in Dhaka on Sunday.[/caption] The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare began its Family Welfare Service and Publicity Week 2020 across the country on Sunday. Health minister Zahid Maleque inaugurated the week as chief of a ... [Read more...]

Vitamin A-Plus Campaign Begins

The National Vitamin-A capsule started across the country on Sunday, October 04 2020 aiming to feed the capsule  to children aged between six and 59 months. Health Minister Zahid Maleque inaugurated the 14-day campaign at a program through feeding the Vitamin A-plus capsule to achild at Dhaka Shishu Hospital ( Dhaka Children’s Hospital). Mostofa Kamal, additional secretary ... [Read more...]

Observance of World Population Day, 2020

The World Population Day 2020 celebrated across the country as elsewhere of the world on Saturday 11 July, 2020 with an aim to draw global attention on the importance of population issues. But, due to ongoing coronavirus pandemic, only online discussion  arranged in the country as no special program will be taken, reports BSS. The theme of the day this year is “safeguarding the ... [Read more...]

A new eLearning course on Adolescent Health (AH) available online

The USAID Ujjiban SBCC Project has made available an online eLearning course on Adolescent Health (AH) for Field Workers in health, population and nutrition sector. This is a video-based eLearning course which includes illustrations and animations. The course is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of field workers on Adolescent Health. The course comprises of twelve modules. ... [Read more...]

Meeting of The National Committee for Health, Population and Nutrition (HPN) SBCC Strategy Implementation and Monitoring Held

SBCC becomes a steering wheel for the HPN program implementation requires strategic implementation and monitoring Md. Habibur Rahman, Additional Secretary (PH&WH), MoHFW The National Committee for Health, Population and Nutrition (HPN) SBCC Strategy Implementation and Monitoring took its own course to hold its first meeting on October 21, 2018 in the MoHFW conference room. This ... [Read more...]