Odisha

OUR ACTIVITIES IN Odisha

Report on Maternal Mortality and Indian Public Health Standards, Balasore, Odisha

Maternal Health, Odisha, Research and Fact Finding, Update

According to a 2013 report on reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, conducted by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) in 2013, “there are still 56,000 maternal deaths each year. About two-thirds of maternal deaths occur in just a few states – Assam, ....
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Maternal Mortality in Odisha

Maternal Health, Odisha, Research and Fact Finding

Between 14 March and 15 March 2015, health rights activists conducted a fact-finding mission in the Rayagada District of Odisha following the death of , Sikoka Alme, who was pregnant,.  The preventable deaths are due to poor provision of health services at all levels of the health care system. ....
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Issues Faced by Transgender Persons in Odisha

Odisha, Research and Fact Finding

Between 20 July and 22 July 2015, social activists from the Human Rights Law Network (HRLN) conducted a fact-finding mission in Cuttack (Cuttack district) and Bhubaneswar (Khurdha district), Odisha in order to establish the current situation of the transgender communities living in these areas. Odisha has a very visible transgender ....
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