ECD talk show on child safety and growth during corona

Culture Desk

4 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

ECD talk show on child safety and growth during corona

To protect and develop the physical and mental well-being of children in the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Bangladesh ECD Network has arranged a live talk-show. The show will be aired on Channel 24’s regular programme ‘Corona News Line’ at 08:20pm on Saturday.

Produced by Nazmus Sakib, Dr. Faiza Rahlaa will conduct the talk-show. Experts from both government and non-government agencies will participate in the programme.

 Team Leader of Synergos Bangladesh Ms. Esha Husain, Education Specialist of UNICEF Mr. Mohammad Mohosin and Executive Director of Sisimpur Mr. Shah Alam will be guests in today’s show.

The expert panel will discuss on means and ways to identify the health, nutrition and growth challenges faced by children during this devastating aftermath of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

They will also highlight on the different steps already in measure, or are being taken and future plans of Government of Bangladesh as well as calling for befitting roles of mass media besides ways to accelerate the awareness level of community and parents.

Program Manager of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Mohammad Shariful Islam, Vice-President of Bangladesh ECD Network Ms. Mahmuda Akhter and Researcher of ICDDR’B Dr. Jena Hamadani participated on the first day of this two-phase talk-show on Friday.