VRIDDHI supported by USAID is mandated to support Government of India and six state governments - Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Punjab and Uttarakhand to scale up evidence based, high-impact RMNCH+A interventions.
The project team supported the Government of India in the launch of LaQshya – National Labour room Quality Improvement initiative on December 11, 2017 by Sh.J.P Nadda, Health Minister, Government of India. Learnings from the Care around Birth approach Read More..
International Association for Adolescent Health (IAAH) 11th World Congress on Adolescent Health: Investing in Adolescent Health – the Future is Now was held in New Delhi, India from 27-29 October 2017 attended by 800-plus international and national Read More..
VRIDDHI participated in the Global Call to Action Summit, 2017 held on August 24-25, 2017 in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia. Two interventions of the project – Care around Birth approach and Supportive Read More..
VRIDDHI participated in the European Public Health Conference held on November 1-4, 2017 in Stockholm. The project presented a poster presentation on community based distribution of misoprostol intervention and a pitch on experiential trainings to Read More..
The Care around Birth technical interventions package -II is being rolled out across the six intervention states. Till now the project has conducted one training of trainers in the state of Jharkhand and district trainings Read More..
The SRU co-facilitated the training on KMC and LBW feeding for SNCU staff nurses organized by the state health department from 12th-15th April 2017. The training was conducted as per the Care around Birth Read More..
The project team participated and presented 4 papers during the Congress held in Melbourne from 3rd-7th April 2017. Project interventions like Care around Birth, Community Based Advance Distribution of Misoprostol, Strengthening Adolescent Friendly Health Read More..
The national consultation for developing Strategic Roadmap to Engage Private Health Sector for Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health was held on February 21, 2017 in New Delhi and was attended by representatives Read More..
The annual project meeting was conducted from February 2- 5, 2017 at Jaipur wherein the entire team discussed the progress till date, the achievements and the way forward for the next one year. USAID, IPE Global and JSI Read More..
The project work on “Community based advance distribution of misoprostol” was presented during the regional RMNCH+A review meeting conducted in Guwahati under the chairmanship of Joint Secretary (RCH), MoHFW at Read More..
Training on Community based Distribution of Misoprostol was conducted for ANMs and Sahiyas from January 18 -22, 2017 in Block Jama, Dumka district in Jharkhand. The participants were oriented on the distribution of Misoprostol Read More..
The first ToT on Technical Intervention Package – 2 of Care around Birth Strategy was held on January 15 – January 17, 2017 in Delhi and attended by 40 participants including National Technical Support Unit Read More..
VRIDDHI participated and presented on “Strengthening Health Systems by institutionalizing a robust Supportive Supervision mechanism in High Priority Districts in India” during the 4th Global Symposium on Health Systems Research held at Read More..
NTSU and NRU participated in the national launch of Pradhan Mantri Matritive Surakshit Abhiyan held on November 4, 2016 in New Delhi. PMSMA is an initiative by GoI to provide fixed day assured, Read More..
The project has been strengthening counseling services for PPFP under the overall framework of Family Planning 2020. The project worked towards augmenting the number of facilities with information, counseling, Read More..
Project VRIDDHI hosted a National level consultation meeting in collaboration with GoI on September 08, 2016. Two thematic discussions – ‘on service provider competency and skills critical to improving MNH outcomes’ and Read More..