GUWAHATI, Dec 2 - A regional workshop for North East on Minimum Initial Service Package (MISP) for sexual and reproductive health in disasters will be held tomorrow in the conference hall of the National Health Mission here. The programme will start at 9 am.
The programme will feature regional launch of the State of World Population Report 2015 by UNFPA, MISP advocacy films and panel discussions.
For over two years, UNFPA and Sphere India in partnership with state governments have been conducting workshops on rolling out the minimum initial service package for reproductive health in disasters and protection of women and girls during disasters, so as to achieve the overall goals of decreasing mortality, morbidity and disability in crisis-affected population.
The objective of the workshop is to develop capacity of MISP resource persons in effective implementation of MISP in district disaster management plans and health micro-plans.