Nagaland

Block Orientation for ASHAs and AWWs on October 29, 2019

Peren, October 30 (NE): The District Administration and District Level Centre for women has completed the block wise orientation for ASHAs (An accredited social health activists) and AWWs (Anganwadi Workers) under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao,Peren.

The motive of this program was to mobilize the masses focused mainly with the front line workers as they are the real actors in changing a status of a women in general. The last session concluded at Athibung.

The resource Person Dr Vezokholu Khamo in her address to women folk stressed on promoting the institutional deliveries, early birth registration as an important equipment for the safety of a woman and a baby in general. Women should encourage and learn from one another to bring out the best ways to uplift the women,she added.

Heiriateilei(WWO) who chaired the session briefed on the importance and functioning of BBBP and women centric schemes.

Women were given free hand to clear their doubts in regards to schemes she had proposed, women’s doubts were discussed and clarified.

Marking October month as a month of girl child, district administration, DLCW covered various schools under Athibung Block and prime importance were given to girls’ education.

A pen each was distributed to all the girls in the school to make them aware that BBBP Peren leave no one behind for the upliftment of the girls in our district.

(News Source: BBBP, Peren)