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Pathfinder International India Country Program. Prachar Project Tigris Project Safe Abortion and post abortion care program. Community Based. School Based. Urban. Rural. Funded by: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation David & Lucile Packard Foundation

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Pathfinder international india country program

Pathfinder International

India Country Program

  • Prachar Project

  • Tigris Project

  • Safe Abortion and

  • post abortion care program

Community Based

School Based

Urban

Rural

Funded by:

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

David & Lucile Packard Foundation

The Flora Foundation & an anonymous donor

Pathfinder International, Prachar Project, Bihar

Pathfinder International, Prachar Project, Bihar

Pathfinder International, Prachar Project, Bihar


Pathfinder international india country program

Prachar Project

189, Ground Floor,

Patliputra Colony, Patna- 800 013

Tel. 0612-2275290/1, 2276870/1

e-mail: [email protected], [email protected]

The Prachar Project

Promoting Change in Reproductive Behavior

Bihar, India

Supported by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation


Prachar project objectives

Prachar Project Objectives

  • Change social attitudes and norms that hinder change in reproductive behavior

  • Change reproductive behavior of adolescents and young couples

  • Build capacity of partner NGOs in adolescent and youth focused RH/FP programming

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Project Area NGO Partners:30Districts:3 Blocks:17Villages:552 Population:636,803 (22%)Adolescents &Young couples: 96,241 (15.1%)

Timeframe (Phased Implementation)

Nalanda June 02- June 05 36 months

Nawada Sept. 02- June 05 33 months

Patna Mar. 03- June 05 27 months

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Project Geography

Operations in 5 districts in Phase-II

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Project partners

ProjectPartners

  • 19 Partners involved in implementing community based interventions:

    Build rapport with community; reach subgroups with behavior change communication using group meetings, home visits, and street theatre; mobilize adolescents and newly weds to attend specialized training sessions

  • 10 Partners providing specialized training to specific sub-groups at the community level in these intervention areas:

    12 to 14 year old girls; 15 to 19 year old boys and girls; newly wed couples; cultural teams; and traditional birth attendants

  • 1 Partner providing technical training and assistance to staff of NGO Intervention and Training Partners

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Project

Geography

Patna

Nalanda

Nawada

Phase-I

552 villages

6,36,803 people

Phase-II

additional 4 NGO intervention Partners &

12 NGO Training Partners (NTPs)

Prachar Project Dissemination, 19th Sept’ 05

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Intervention Approaches

  • Change behavior through communication

  • Achieve Impact and effect sustainable change

  • Implement in phases

  • Structure the Implementation process

  • Build capacity to implement

  • Improve access to RH services

  • Monitor vigorously

  • Provide technical support

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Communication for Behavior Change

Audience Segmentation

LIFE STAGE

SPECIFIC

COMMUNICATION

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Communication for Behavior Change

Segment Specific Communication

  • Address men and women concurrently, though separately

  • Provide each segment with life stage specific information, skills, messages

  • Using multiple media to reinforce messages

  • Emphasize informed and conscious decision making on child bearing

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Communicators

Change Agents and members of cultural teams:

  • members of the community

  • believe in program messages

  • seen as credible communicators

  • communicate with comfort and confidence on RH & sexual issues

  • knowledgeable about contraception, RTI/STI

Trainers

  • travel in to the village from outside

  • high levels of education & thoroughly trained

  • specialized communicators on technical issues

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Structured Implementation

A Typical Intervention Area

30 Villages

3-5 km radius

30,000 population

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Structured Implementation

Organization of field

One Cluster level team for

10 villages

10K pop

Cluster 1

Cluster 2

Cluster 3

Accountability

Effective planning and implementation

Effective supervision and monitoring

Systematic and extensive coverage

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Structured Implementation

Organization of team

Project Manager

Cluster

Supervisor 1

Cluster

Supervisor 1

Cluster

Supervisor 3

Project

Accountant

4 Female

Change Agents

2 Male

Change Agents

A team of 23 per intervention area

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Capacity Building of Partner NGOs

The Approach

Multi stage training to ensure progressively greater competence

Clarify values and beliefs and build conviction in program messages

Develop comfort in communicating on sexual heath issues

Emphasize development of technical skills and competence

Facilitate transfer of learning from classroom to field through technical support visits in field

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Capacity Building of Partner NGOs

Key Areas

Reproductive and Sexual Heath – technical knowledge

Effective communication on contraception, reproductive and sexual heath matters

Conducting effective group meetings and home visits

Management Information Systems – record keeping and reporting

Work planning, monitoring & supervision

Accounting & Administrative systems

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Improving Access to Services

RMPs

Depot holders

Village Retail

Outlets

Dais

Training

Institutions

HLL/Janani

MCH clinic

Infertility

Clinics

Civil

Surgeon

NGO partner

PHC /

Sub-Center

Outside

Providers

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Conclusions

  • Performance, Coverage as planned and as per the norm

  • Enabling & Supportive environment established

  • Strengthened the capacity & skills

  • 4. Improved Knowledge & Attitude which has resulted in behavior change

  • 5. Community based resources developed for sustainability

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Conclusions

  • Performance, Coverage as planned and as per the norm

  • Enabling & Supportive environment established

  • Strengthened the capacity & skills

  • 4. Improved Knowledge & Attitude which has resulted in behavior change

  • 5. Community based resources developed for sustainability

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Pathfinder International, Prachar Project, Bihar

Welcome to Prachar-Ethiopia Team (5th - 9th December 2005)


Pathfinder international india country program

Capacity Building on RH/FP/HIV

  • Training NGOs

  • In project Intervention process

  • Programmatic, Management & financial and Technical

  • Training to service providers

  • formal (e.g. Doctors, Nurses etc) Informal (e.g. Dais, RMPs etc.)

  • Areas of Specialization

  • Contraception

  • Safe abortion

  • Post Abortion Care

  • STI & Syndromic Management


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