Category : News of Major Event

Strengthening Capacity for SBCC: BKMI Lessons Learned Dissemination

A dissemination event on Strengthening Capacity for SBCC: BKMI Lessons Learned was held on October 17, 2016 at CIRDAP International Conference Center, Dhaka. The event witnessed BKMI’s account of SBCC activities and lessons learned for 3 years in HPN sector.  BKMI capacity strengthening framework functioned in three levels – Individual, Organization and System. Since BKMI has ... [Read more...]

Bangladesh First-ever National Comprehensive SBCC Strategy for Health, Nutrition and Population Disseminated

Bangladesh’s first-ever National Comprehensive Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Strategy for Health, Nutrition and Population (HPN) sector officially disseminated on August 30, 2016 at CIRDAP Auditorium, Dhaka. The program was organized with technical assistance from Bangladesh Knowledge Management Initiative (BKMI). Under USAID’s Global Health communication ... [Read more...]

Twentieth Meeting of the Bangladesh BCC Working Group held

The twentieth meeting of the Bangladesh BCC Working Group was held on June 20, 2016 hosted by IEM, DGFP at the IEM Conference Room. Mr Abdul Malek, Joint Secretary (PH-2), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Bangladesh presided over the meeting. The nineteenth meeting minutes were read out by BHE representative and unanimously seconded by the members. The meeting shared ... [Read more...]

Minutes of Sub Group Meeting on review of SBCC program managers and planners eToolkit

The sub-group meeting on review of SBCC program managers and planner’s eToolkit was held on June 6, 2016 at the BCCP Conference Room. The meeting was organized to review the resources of program managers and planners eToolkit to keep this resource kit updated for them with latest know-how and techniques in SBCC programming and activities. A total of thirteen members from different ... [Read more...]

The Bangladesh Knowledge Management Initiative (BKMI) has made available an online eLearning course

The Bangladesh Knowledge Management Initiative (BKMI) has made available an online eLearning course for field workers in health, population and nutrition sector. This eLearning course now has eight video-based modules, stated below. Earlier during BKMI eHealth piloting in 2012-2013 an offline version of 8 courses having eight similar topics were developed. BKMI has since updated and ... [Read more...]

18th Meeting of BCC Working Group held

The eighteenth meeting of the Bangladesh BCC Working was held at the Conference Room of the Institute of Public Health Nutrition (IPHN) on December 15. The meeting was chaired by Ms. Roxana Quader, Additional Secretary, (PH & WH), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Bangladesh. Representative members of government and NGO organizations were present. The meeting heard ... [Read more...]

Workshop on Use of ICT in SBCC

A workshop on Use of ICT in SBCC will be held for the members of the Bangladesh BCC Working Group on October 28, 2015 at 9:00 am at BCCP Multipurpose Hall, Mirpur - 11, Dhaka (location map attached). The workshop will discuss the importance and relevance of ICT in SBCC and on how to design effective ICT interventions for SBCC. Mr. James BonTempo, Director of ICT and Innovation, ... [Read more...]