Day One Special Session Presentation

Day One

Special Session: One

24 May 2015 || Sunday || 1330 – 1500

Room: Media Bazar

Session Title History, Practice and Future of Menstrual Regulation
Session Theme Urban Health Care and Public Health Service Provision
Serial Speakers Name Organization/Institute Abstract Title
1 Altaf Hossain Director, BAPSA, Bangladesh Evolution of Menstrual Regulation (MR) Programme in Bangladesh.
2 icddrb icddrb, Bangladesh Socio-Cultural Aspects and women’s Perceptions on Menstrual Regulation in Bangladesh: Qualitative Findings
3 Fauzia Akhter Huda icddrb, Bangladesh The Hard Facts of Menstrual Regulation (MR)
4 Quazi Suraiya Sultana RHSTEP Training of Health Service Providers on MR Through PPP with the Government
5 Dr. Reena Yasmin Marie Stopes, Bangladesh Expanding Choices to Safe MR Services in Bangladesh: Research Findings
6 Dr. S. M. Shahidullah IPAS Introducing MRM in Bangladesh and Future Challenges

 

Special Session: Two

24 May 2015 || Sunday || 1330 – 1500

Room: Windy Town

Session Title Bridging between WASH and Nutrition in Urban Cities of Bangladesh
Session Theme Urban Health Care and Public Health Service Provision
Serial Speakers Name Organization/Institute Abstract Title
1 Hasin Jahan and Shahrukh Mirza Programme Officer, WaterAid Menstruation and Menarche
2 Timeyin Uwejamomere Technical Support Manager- Urban, Programme Support Unit, WaterAid, UK Health Justice for the Urban Poor-What has Data Got To Do with It
3 Simon Mariwah, Senior Lecturer University of Cape Coast, Ghana Sanitation: The Neglected Siamese Twin of Water in Achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in Ghana.

 

Special Session: Three

24 May 2015 || Sunday || 1330 – 1500

Room: Harmony

Session Title Reducing Intra-urban Inequities in Health: Findings from 2006 and 2013 Bangladesh Urban Health Surveys
Session Theme Strengthening Governance For Urban Health
Serial Speakers Name Organization/Institute Abstract Title
1 Peter Kim Streatfield icddrb, Bangladesh International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research
2 Shams El Arifeen icddrb, Bangladesh International Centre for Diarrheal Diseases Research
3 Karar Zunaid Ahsan University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bangladesh MEASURE Evaluation
4 Kanta Jamil USAID, Bangladesh USAID

 

Special Session: Four

24 May 2015 || Sunday || 1330 – 1500

Room: Windy Town

Session Title Children In Urban Agenda
Session Theme Urban Health Care And Public Health Service provision
Serial Speakers Name Organization/Institute Abstract Title
1 S.A. Abdullah Al Mamun Unicef, Bangladesh Narrowing the gap- a life cycle approach to building a sustainable urban community
2 Brig Gen Md Mahbubur Rahman Chief Health Officer, Dhaka South City Corporation Potential of Mainstreaming Nutrition in Urban Health Services and Its Challenges
3 Dr. Margub Aref Jahangir UNICEF, Bangladesh Reaching the 5th Child: Addressing the challenges of Urban Immunization

 

Special Session: Five

24 May 2015 || Sunday || 1330 – 1500

Room: Media Bazar

Session Title Business Case for Investing in SRHR
Session Theme Urban Health Care and Public Health Service Provision
Serial Speakers Name Organization/Institute Abstract Title
1 Nazneen C. Huq Chairperson,Change Associates Ltd. Investing in Social Benefit
2 Robi Robi Working for women Empowerment
3 Hindustan Latex Ltd Hindustan Latex Ltd’s Perspectives and Women’s Benefits Women’s Empowerment : Privet Sector Experience Working with Development Organization
4 The ACME Laboratories Ltd. The ACME Laboratories Ltd. Private Sector and Menstrual Hygiene : Making Society More Accessible of Women
5 RMG in Bangladesh. Return of investment : Experiences and Result of HER project Investing in SRHR in the RMG in Bangladesh