USAID’s MaMoni MNCSP launched at Manikganj


Honorable Minister, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOH&FW), Mr. Zahid Maleque, MP presided as the Chief Guest for the launching of USAID’s MaMoni MNCSP at Manikganj on March 30, 2019. This marked the 6th district officially launched under the project’s 10 districts.

The welcome address was given by Dr. Mohammad Sharif, Director, MCH Services & LD MCRAH, DGFP, and event was chaired by Deputy Commissioner of Manikganj, Mr. SM Ferdous. Special guests included: Dr. Md. Abdul Malek, Additional Secretary & Director General (In charge), Directorate General of Family Planning (DGFP), MOH&FW; Dr. Mohd. Shahadt Hossain Mahmud, Additional Secretary & Director General, Health Economics Unit (HEU), MOH&FW; Mr. Derrick Brown, Mission Director, USAID Bangladesh; Mr. Mark Pierce, Country Director, Save the Children in Bangladesh.

Guests of honor also present at the event: Mr. Braza Gopal Bhowmick, Additional Secretary & Divisional Director, Family Planning, Dhaka Division, MOH&FW; Dr. Mohammed Jahirul Karim, Civil Surgeon, Manikganj; Dr. Ranjit Kumar Mondal, Deputy Director, Family Planning, Manikganj.