Events and Campaigns

Here you will find the summary of all the events which have been celebrated by Health Promotion Department, as well as you will see the brief report of each campaign conducted by this Department.

TOT of WASH in Badakhsan

TOT of WASH in Badakhsan

 November 11, 2017

Introduction In recent years, Badakhshan DEWS department has reported higher morbidity rates related to diarrheal diseases and typhoid fever than previously. The main suspected causes are consumption of unsafe drinking water, and practicing poor sanitation and hygiene behaviors. In several districts, the most vulnerable population is the one which has limited access to safe drinking […]

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World Health Day 2017

World Health Day 2017

 April 12, 2017

Depression a leading cause of ill health and disability among Afghans – fighting stigma is key to recovery   Kabul 9 April 2017 – The Ministry of Public Health and WHO celebrated World Health Day at an event held in Kabul today to increase awareness and mobilize action around depression, a common mental health disorder […]

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Refresher Training (Medical Ethics)

Refresher Training (Medical Ethics)

 December 14, 2016

Introduction The summary report of the two days refresher training program in Medical Ethics, which was conducted by MPOH, Health Promotion directorate of MOPH and Academic Projects Aga Khan University Programs.

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Global Hand Washing Day-2015

Global Hand Washing Day-2015

 October 10, 2016

Every year, 2.5 million children do not live to celebrate their fifth birthday because of diarrhea and pneumonia. Handwashing with soap is among the most effective and inexpensive ways to prevent diarrheal diseases and pneumonia.

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