1. Overcoming Demand Side Barriers Improving Utilization of RMNH Services through Engaging Pastoral Community and Promoting Compassionate and Responsible Care at Health Institutions at Zone Two of Afar Regional State

Administrator: Ethiopian Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ESOG)

Partners:

Project site: Eight Woredas of Zone Two in Afar Regional State

Project Launched in:

Goal:

The overall goal of the proposed project is to contribute to decrease maternal and neonatal mortality rate in Zone two of Afar Regional state

The specific objectives

  • To increase the proportion of SBA in 8 pastoralist woredas of zone two in Afar Regional State from the current rate23% to 45 %by the end of 2017
  • To increase the proportion of family planning acceptance of women in 8 pastoralist woredas of zone two in Afar regional state from 6.6 % to 26 %.

Major Activities Achieved: