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Project: Communities are for international development. Reproductive health/Family planning

01/01/2006 - 01/01/2007 (ongoing project)

Project goals

Raising awareness of different social groups of the population, especially youth on the issues of reproductive health and family planning


Education, counseling and services on family planning, on medical service of pregnant women, women in postnatal period. Implementation of the policy of breastfeeding encouragement. Organization of antenatal classes. Prevention of abortions and diseases of reproductive system.

Prenatal classes started functioning from the 01.02.2006.There is a room to encourage and support breastfeeding. 70 couples were trained during 6 months.


  • Kurgan oblast
  • Related Organisations

    Counterparts:   no information
    Beneficiaries:   Center for family planning and reproduction
    Financiers:   United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
    Contractors:   no information

    Project Budget

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    Additional information

    Active cooperation with mass media of the regional level. Our articles are Let childrens laughter enter your home, Diagnosis before the birth, Come for your health, Prevent your dream from turning into grief, The most important believe in yourself Prepared stands, posters with information on all the issues connected with reproductive health, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, prevention of unwanted pregnancy. The women attending Maternity school are given materials on breathing and relaxation during childbirth, nature, mother and child: communication before birth, Nutrition during pregnancy, brochure on breastfeeding. The personnel of the center carried out a 40-hour training workshop of the maternity house personnel on the issues of breastfeeding. Together with Kurganskoye TV and radio broadcasting an advertising campaign of the prenatal service was conducted dedicated to the Day of Childrens Protection. The campaign Health Day took place on the 9th of September 2006, the section of womens health was in operation, there was distribution of free booklets, informational materials, means of contraception. Counseling of 60 people on the issues of family planning. 200people visited the section.


    This project is characterised by the topics below. Please click on one of these topics to see a list of other projects with that topic.

    Education for health

    Family planning and human reproduction

    Maternal and child health

    Women's health


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     The project is funded by WHO/CIDA Health Care Policy and Stewardship Programme in Russia
     Developed in co-operation with the EU funded Tacis "North West Health Replication Project"
    WHO EU