USAID’s MaMoni MNCSP Launched at Noakhali
Photo: Save the Children
The Chief Guest for the event was G.M. Saleh Uddin, Secretary In-charge, Medical Education and Family Welfare Division, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare; and the event was chaired by Tonmaya Das, Deputy Commissioner, Noakhali.
Md. Salah Uddin, Deputy Director-Program Implementation, MaMoni MNCSP Noakhali region welcomed all and presented USAID's MaMoni MNCSP introduction. Other special guests included: Dr. Kazi Mustafa Sarwar Additional Secretary and Director General, DGFP, Dhaka; Dr. Mohammed Sharif, Director-MCH, DGFP, Dhaka; Dr. Md. Abdus Salam, Deputy Director-Health, Chattogram Division, DGHS; Ariella Camera, Deputy Director, OPHNE, USAID; and Joby George, Chief of Party, MaMoni MNCSP, Save the Children. Vote of thanks given by A K M Zahirul Islam, Deputy Director-Family Planning, Noakhali and Tonmaya Das, Deputy Commissioner, Noakhali, closed the event. Dr. Bidhan Chandra Sen Gupta, Civil Surgeon, Noakhali; Civil Surgeon Lakshmipur, DDFP Feni and Lakshmipur, DGHS & DGFP managers, UNOs, upazila chairman, journalists and others stakeholders were present in the event.
The five-year project was formally launched in Chandpur and Madaripur districts, and the launching in Noakhali marked the third of the ten districts that the project will be working in.