Health, Nutrition & WASH

Improving the health and nutrition status of mothers and children is critical to ensuring their wellbeing.  In this quest, World Vision Myanmar has provided training on Maternal Nutrition and Child Health, prevention of communicable disease, to mothers and care givers while providing water and sanitary facilities and hygiene awareness for schools and communities.

 Achievements in 2018

1,603 health volunteers trained        

68,855 under five children received GMP service

2,995 mothers and children referred for emergency treatement

4,399 TB suspect cases referred for Diagnosis and treatment

368 TB cases received Direct Observation Treatment (DOTs) services

85,958 people reached with health education sessions on MNCH and communicable diseases

209 new water sources constructed (boreholes, tube wells, supply systems)

35 existing water sources renovated

2,912 sanitary pit latrines constructed for the families, schools and hospitals