Report of World Population Day Celebration in UP

The tremendous interest generated by the Day of 5 Billion on 11 July 1987 led to the establishment of World Population Day as an annual event. Form last 26 years, 11 July has been an occasion to raise the awareness of people about population related issues. Since framing of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the themes of the annual event have centered around one or more of these goals. The theme of this year World Population Day 2013 was a�?Chota Parivar Sukhi Parivaara�?. NRHM in collaboration with PSI and State Government celebrated this event at State level at Lucknow.


On July 11th, 2013 a a�?RALLYa�? was organized in Lucknow from Shaheed Smarak to KD Singh Babu Stadium. This rally was inaugurated by Mr Ahemad Hasan, Hon Health Minister, Mr Amit Kumar Gosh MD NRHM, Ms Kajal AMD NRHM, Dr Mridula Sharama GM, NRHM, Dr VP Gupta, DGFW, Dr DNS Yadav, CMO, other eminent government officials, representatives from non-government organizations, students from nursing, AWWs, ANMs, ASHAs and other health stake holders enthusiastically participated in the rally. The main attraction in the rally was PSI branded van, banners and slogan sticks Condom man by HLFPPT, Signature Campaign by ARC. The leading role of PSI was appreciated by the MD NRHM.

Workshop on Revitalization of F P-

  • 2 days workshop on-a�?Revitalization of Family Planninga�?was organized at hotel Clarks Awadh, Lucknow in collaboration with P S I. The workshop was successful in bringing key players working for maternal health with active presence from the Mr Amit Kumar Ghosh (IAS), Mission Director NRHM, Dr Kajal AMD NRHM, Dr SK Sikdar, DC, MoHFW, Dr Basab Mukherji, FOGSI, Dr Mridula Sharma, Dr Meenu Sagar, CMOs from 50 districts, divisional PMs, CMS, officials from D G office, district hospitals, NRHM, KGMU and other senior government officials.
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