A functional rural health centre shows the way in Bihar

Sharelines Read how a community transformed a defunct health centre into one of the best in the region in #Bihar. http://bit.ly/1IqhfNF @OxfamIndia and partner helps a community transform its health centre in #Bihar. http://bit.ly/1IqhfNF The Health Sub Centre (HSC) at Marwatoli village, which...

Where is the nutrition? Ask pregnant women in a village of Bihar

SharelinesThe law guarantees Kavita Devi 500 calories of nutritious diet during pregnancy. She is still waiting for it. http://bit.ly/1J2cRFl One expecting mother dies every ten minutes in India. Where is the nutrition? Know more. http://bit.ly/1J2cRFl The law guarantees Kavita Devi 500 calories of...

Activating village-level monitoring to improve maternal health in Bihar

Oxfam India's project ‘Improving Maternal Health in India’, since 2012 with DFID support, was implemented in 420 villages across 6 states. It sought to improve maternal health status by capacitating communities to demand, access and monitor public health services. In Bihar, BGVP and BVHA are...