On January 27, 2023 in the meeting room of the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Tajikistan the meeting of the Steering Committee for the implementation of the project “Maternal and Child Health Integrated Care” was held.
The meeting was attended by Abdullozoda J.A. Minister of Health and Social Protection of the Population/ Deputy Chairman of the Committee; Khurshed M., First Deputy Chairman of the State Committee for Investment and State Property Management of the Republic of Tajikistan; Abdusamatzoda Z., Deputy Minister of Health and Social Protection of the Population; Abdulzoda Z., Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Tajikistan; Gafforzoda N., deputy chairman of the Committee on Women and Family Affairs under the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan; Mahmudzoda I.S. Project Administration Group (PAG) manager; officials of the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population; Representatives of the executive bodies of the pilot districts (Rasht and Faizobod of RRS and Shamsiddin Shohini of Khatlon region) and a number of officials of the MCHIC PAG.
The meeting was opened by Jamoliddin Abdullozoda – Minister of Health and Social Protection of the Population of the Republic of Tajikistan, who briefed on the agenda of the meeting and the purpose of the project to the timely measures of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan to protect the health of mothers and children in the pilot districts of the project, including Faizobod and Rasht districts of Republican subordination and Shadiddin Shohin district of Khatlon region.
According to the meeting agenda the manager of PAG, Mahmudzoda I.S. informed the attendees about the implementation progress of the project.
During the meeting, Khurshed Mirzo, First Deputy Committee on Investments and State Property Management of the Republic of Tajikistan, proposed to pay special attention to the timely implementation of the Project objectives, especially the disbursement of Project funds.
At the same time, the participants expressed their opinion on the Project work plan for 2023 and stressed that the necessary measures should be taken to achieve the objectives of the project in a timely manner.
Taking into account the discussion of issues, proposals and their importance, the Steering Committee for the implementation of the MCHIC project made a decision and the Work Plan for the implementation of the Project in 2023 was submitted for approval.