Addressing the Civil Society Legislative engagement forum for health budget to MNCH
in the Senate annex conference room on Thursday, Madam Jennet Paye, called on the Senate to address inequalities in access and quality of reproductive, maternal, and newborn health care services in the country.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that MNCH
coalition is a group of experts in diverse fields, advocating for improvement in reproductive child health and nutrition in the state.
This was stated by District Coordinator (MNCH
), Dr Asif Niazi while talking to media persons at his office here on Wednesday.
Azra Pechuho asked them to move summary to Chief Minister Sindh to clear liabilities of MNCH
and use money in transparent way.
Dr Ashiq Hussain Shah, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer of MNCH
and Dr Syed Khalid Bukhari, Programme Director of MNCH
also attended the meeting.
The DG said an Integrated Health Services (HIS) project was launched for strengthening of MNCH
besides others key vaccinations programs, adding the project has integrated Lady Health Workers, EPI, MNCH
and others nutrition programs and took a client oriented strategy for health services to all.
Officials in the health ministry, however, called it a big achievement of the MNCH
programme, promising that their efforts to improve further would continue in the coming years.
clerkship is a rotation, in a low/middle income country, in early years of inception.
He on the occasion mentioned that Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH
) Services Component 2 of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) supported Pakistan's Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Program was implemented under the flagship of the (MCHIP).
Kenya has been faced with slow progress in improving maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH
) outcomes: maternal mortality remains high at 362 per 100 000 births, and under-five, infant and neonatal mortality rates are 52, 39 and 22 per 1000 live births respectively.
Abstract Background: There is increasing interest globally in the use of more rigorous processes to ensure that maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH
) care recommendations are informed by the best available research evidence use.
Furthermore, she talked about the role this event played in honoring field workers for their services in MNCH
and FP sectors.