Title: An Analytical Report on Female Community Health Volunteers of Selected Districts of Nepal

Abstract : Female Community Volunteers Survey (FCHVs) acts as bridge between government and community people and serve as a frontline local health resource. They contributed immensely to increasing the rural populationís access to modern health services that in turn has helped in reducing child, infant and maternal mortality as well as other diseases.

This is the sixth sequence survey of Female Community Volunteers Survey (FCHVs) in 20 Nepal Family Health Program (NFHP) districts. The study was to monitor the performance of NFHP iplemented FCHVs activities and existing condition of FCHVs condition working in the community. The study assesses the basic health services to the community in terms of the basic identified commodities along with providing information, communication, counselling and other support to the rural community.

Sponsored By :  Macro International, October 2008, 112p.  Availability: Click here for Full Text

 

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