Ensuring reproductive health services

  • Published on: 07/07/2015
  • The District Health Offices and UNFPA are mobilizing Female Community Health Volunteers (FCHVs) to ensure that reproductive health services reach the women and girls affected by the earthquake. 
    In this video, FCHV Apsara Nepali sheds lights on the problems faced by pregnant women after the devastating earthquake struck Nepal on April 25. She says the services offered in reproductive health camps were much needed.
    Providing reproductive health services to the women of reproductive age including pregnant, new mothers and adolescent girls, is one of the responses of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, to the earthquake. UNFPA is organizing reproductive health (RH) camps through its local partners in coordination with the Government of Nepal in the most-affected districts