IMPACT 2 TB: Signing of MOU with the Ministry of Health and Population
After the successful completion of IMPACT TB phase I, BNMT Nepal is implementing the second phase, IMPACT 2 TB, ‘Implementation Modeling and Validation to Accelerate TB elimination in Nepal’ funded by Nick Simons Foundation from January 2020. The project aims to refine, optimise and demonstrate the value of mathematical TB models to inform policy for intervention scale up at local and national level. On 26 December 2019, BNMT Nepal signed the MoU with the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) for the same.
The project will be implemented in Mahottari, Bardiya, Pyuthan and Chitwan district from January 2020 to December 2022. It is currently under the pre-implementation phase, arranging logistics and undergoing the recruitment process.
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Stakeholder consultation under READ-It project
Stakeholder consultation on 'Calcium supplementation to pregnant women in Nepal: Its implications on reduction of pre-eclampsia' was conducted on 18th April 2021 under the READ-It project. In the program, government...
Strategic Planning workshop
BNMT Nepal organized a 2 days strategic planning workshop from 13th to 14th April in Nagarkot, Kathmandu. In the program, the team along with the representatives of the executive board...
Experience of participating in the Union Conference, Hyderabad
It was a great opportunity for me as a part of the IMPACT TB team to participate in the 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health, held in Hyderabad India, from 30th October to 2nd November, 2019. The Union Conference...