Now available: Year 1 Report for Saving lives of mothers and children in Nepal and Vietnam
The 2016 - 2017 Annual Technical Progress Report for Strengthening Health Systems and Improving Nutrition in Nepal and Vietnam (also known as Saving lives of mothers and children in Nepal and Vietnam) is now available online. The report describes the progress of the project over the period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March
In the report, HealthBridge details challenges, successes and progress of the project in its first year of implementation. Key achievements from Year 1 include:
- Developing Project Implementation Plans and Annual Work Plans for Year 1 and Year 2;
- Collecting and analysing baseline data in Nepal and Vietnam;
- Training new and existing community health workers in both countries;
- Equipping health workers and facilities with much-needed tools and materials to reach the most remote women and children.
The project Strengthening Health Systems and Improving Nutrition in Nepal and Vietnam is being implemented over a four year period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2020 in Nepal and Vietnam. To implement the project, HealthBridge Foundation of Canada is working in collaboration with its local partners HealthBridge Vietnam, the Centre for Creative Initiatives in Health and Population (Vietnam) and the International Nepal Fellowship.