The third area of focus is health and nutrition. As an important international and national development area, EECMY-DASSC plans to build on its existing experience to continue working towards improved health status of its target community. The focus of this program will be on Sexual Reproductive Health, communicable diseases, Neglected Tropical Diseases,  Nutrition, Sanitation and Hygiene.

Program Goal

Improve the health and nutrition status of the target communities

 Strategic Objectives

SO1: Improve the sexual and reproductive health status of the target community (adolescents, youth, mother and child) through Social and Behavioral Change Communication (SBCC),  system strengthening and health care services

SO2: Reduce the impact of communicable diseases among the target community (e.g. Malaria, Tuberculosis) by enhancing the skills and knowledge of target group

SO3: Improve nutritional status of the most vulnerable target community focusing on maternal and child nutrition

SO4: Improve health status of the target community affected by neglected tropical diseases (NTDs)