Addressing the health and nutrition of women, children and adolescents is one of the key priorities of the Government of the Republic of Namibia, and particularly the Ministry of Health and Social Services.
MoH, with support from WHO, will host a workshop to develop a new Strategic Plan on Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health. The new MNCAH Strategic Plan will be guided and aligned with the updated Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ health that was simultaneously launched as a showcase platform for implementation of the SDG Agenda’s targets and goals.
The overall objective of this process is to develop a costed integrated Strategic Plan to address Women, Children and Adolescent Health and Nutrition in Namibia for the period 2017 – 2022.
The expected outputs of the process are:
• A five-year strategic plan addressing Women, Children and Adolescent’s Health and nutrition in Namibia
• A costed operational plan for the first and second year of implementation
• A M&E framework of the plan
Date: 16-20 October 2017
Venue: Altebrucke Conference Centre
Place: Swakopmund, Namibia
Dr Mary Brantuo
Medical Officer: Child and Adolescent Health
brantuom [at] who.int
Dr Sirak Hailu
Medical Officer: Reproductive Health
sirakk [at] who.int
Mrs Celia Kaunatjike
Health Promotion Officer
kaunatjikec [at] who.int