National Nutrition Week 2018 Observed

The National Nutrition Week (April 23-29, 2018) began aimed at creating awareness about the importance of nutrition for health which has an impact on development, productivity, economic growth and ultimately the national development. Agriculture Minister Matia Chowdhury inaugurated week as the chief guest at city’s Osmani Memorial auditorium. Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammed Nasim, Food Minister Qamrul Islam and State minister for Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock Narayan Chandra Chanda were present there as special guests. The theme of this week is ‘Think about Nutrition, if You Think about Food’. “The prevalence of underweight child is going down remarkably. [Read more...]

HPN SBCC Best Practices Submission Invited

BCC working group is pleased to invite submission of Best Practice of your organization. The Best Practice submission form is to be filled in by the organization (government, NGO, private) submitting a Best Practice to the BCC Working Group. Please fill out the Submission Form online completely and follow all instructions therein. Please click here for online submission of your Best Practice in HPN SBCC. The Submission is due by COB August 31, 2014 Please note New date for closing of submission………… The submission is now due by COB September 10 2014 [Read more...]

Draft of 20 May Meeting Notes and IEC Technical Committee Information Sheet

The ninth meeting of the BCC Working Group was held at the Institute of Public Health Nutrition (IPHN) on 20 May 2013, chaired by Mr. Md. Abdul Waheed Akanda, Chief, BHE & Line Director, Health Education and Promotion, DGHS. In this meeting, the agenda included working group news and updates, presentation of digital resources from the Bangladesh Knowledge Management Initiative’s eHealth pilot, presentation of an information sheet about the IEC Technical Commitee, and a presentation of concept note from a forthcoming digital toolkit on BCC programming for program mangers and planners. Please see the attachments for the meeting minutes and attendance [Read more...]