Behavior Change Communication Working Group (BCCWG) in its 27th meeting underscored the importance of GO-NGO collaboration and coordination to maximize resource utilization and program impact. This meeting was held on April 09, 2019 in the conference room of IPHN. Chaired by Mr. Md. Habibur Rahman Khan, Additional Secretary (PH&WH), MoHFW this meeting was also attended by Dr. Golam M Farooque, Deputy Secretary (PH-2), MoHFW; Dr. Mustafizur Rahman, Line Director-NNS and Dr. Md. Khalilur Rahman, Line Director-IPHN.
The participating member organization of this meeting were; IEM Unit-DGFP, CCSDP-DGFP, BHE-DGHS, IPHN-DGHS, NNS-DGHS, USAID-Dhaka, UNFPA-Dhaka, JICA-Dhaka, MSH, Sisimpur, HKI, SMC, BNNRC, BBC Media Action, Caritas, Plan International, Jeeon and Ujjiban. Attending BCCWG member organizations shared their SBCC activities of last 3 months and upcoming activities by making presentations in the plenary. Significant achievements during this period includes; development of PMC guidebook, Sukhi Paribar Call Center, Inter-School Collaboration for Health Education, Born on time approach, on-the-job orientation through digital platform and NIDCH branding. Ujjiban project, in this meeting, made a brief presentation to have an orientation on the digital application for ‘Online Submission of Material and Approval (OSMA)’ and the BCCWG website.