Health & Nutrition

application/pdfJoint Statement on the Enforcement of Sub-Decree 133 Save the Children and other NGOs, issued a joint statement to commend the strong actions of the Royal Government of Cambodia and the Ministry of Health to protect the health and well-being of Cambodian children on the 11th and 12th of February 2019 against two separate companies found violating Cambodia Sub-Decree 133. The Sub-Decree plays a critical role in promoting and protecting the nutrition and health of children in Cambodia though monitoring and restricting the advertising, marketing and labeling of infant and young child feeding products, including infant formula and other breastmilk substitutes.28/02/2019573KB
application/pdfAdolescent pregnancy in Cambodia's northeastLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering To Save Lives Project. An increase in teenage pregnancy among Cambodia’s adolescents, particularly in the northeast, has raised questions and concern for health, social and economic outcomes for young women and their newborns.16/07/2018452KB
application/pdfLessons learned from a partnership approachLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. Partnering to Save Lives involved the Cambodian and Australian governments and non-governmental organisations as equal partners. The strengths and limitations of this approach provide guidance for others.16/07/2018191KB
application/pdfEnabling inclusive health education and care LEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. Women with disabilities experience barriers to reproductive, maternal and newborn health in Cambodia. Inclusive approaches can enable these women to access relevant health education and responsive care.16/07/2018461KB
application/pdfPSL directory: helping workers reach appropriate careLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. A detailed referral directory in garment factories is helping workers reach reproductive, maternal and newborn health services with the right person, place and price to suit their needs16/07/2018441KB
application/pdfVillage Saving and Loans AssociationsLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. Out of pocket expenses can prevent access to important health services. Village Savings and Loans Associations help communities to save in advance to improve access to care and enable stronger livelihoods for their families.09/07/2018261KB
application/pdfCommunity referral systems: Catalysing client journeysLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. Community referral systems enable timely utilisation of healthcare services. Partnering to Save Lives’ periodic snapshot surveys show the importance of community referral systems upon health seeking behaviours.09/07/2018258KB
application/pdfCommunity health volunteers: Bridging the gapLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. Community volunteers help to increase reproductive, maternal and newborn health knowledge in communities and promote timely service utilisation.09/07/2018498KB
application/pdfWorking together to save livesLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. The TBA-Midwife Alliance is helping to improve rates of skilled birth attendance in health facilities.09/07/2018559KB
application/pdfEncouraging positive maternal and newborn health behavioursLEARNING PACKAGE from the Partnering to Save Lives project. Culturally sensitive, multilingual communications in Cambodia’s remote northeast help to overcome barriers of geography and ethnicity to promote healthy behaviours and improve outcomes for mothers and babies.09/07/2018396KB