The Sehat of Women and Children in Afghanistan: Challenges & Solutions

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November 08, 2022
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Please RSVP at: https://publichealth.jhu.edu/events/2022/the-sehat-of-women-and-children-in-afghanistan-challenges-solutions

Event Summary

About the Event

Purpose: Bringing together key stakeholders representing donors, scholars, UN agencies, and Afghan health leaders, the second session of the Afghanistan webinar series will delve into the remarkable progresses made in reproductive, maternal and child health (RMNCH), immunization, and primary healthcare provision in Afghanistan since 2001. Panelists will also debate current RMNCH priorities, challenges, and opportunities to continue to protect the health and wellbeing of Afghan mothers, children, and families.

Sponsored by: Department of International Health, Institute for International Programs, Center for Human Nutrition, Center for Humanitarian Health, Berman Institute of Bioethics and Mission Afghanistan 2030.

Panelists

Dr. Catherine Todd, Scientist, FHI 360

Dr. Paata Chikvaidze, RMNCH Programme Coordinator, WHO Afghanistan

Dr. Farzana Maruf, Senior Maternal and Child Health Expert, Afghanistan

Dr. Sefatullah Habib, Senior Program Manager for Health & Nutrition, European Union Delegation to Afghanistan

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