Healthy foetus - A Global commitment. Role of Governmental and Non Governmental Organization in foetal well being. Reproductive rights of women. Right to have information about sexuality and reproduction
foetal well being
Maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health and Family planning services
50- 80% pregnant women
2 doses of T.T – Neonatal tetanus
Goiter control programme:
2001 -72.22% of the people live in rural
Reduction of MMR & IMR ratio 50%
Integrated comprehensive primary health care
universalize access to public health service –MCH
Assuring population stabilization & healthy life style
Millennium Declaration was adopted by 189 nations during the UN Millennium Summit in September 2000.
Goal 4: Reduce child mortality
Target: Reduce by two thirds the mortality rate among children under five
Goal 5: Improve Maternal Health
Target: Reduce by three quarters the maternal mortality ratio.
Goal 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
Target: Halt and begin to reverse the spread of HIV/AIDS.
Target: Halt and begin to reverse the incidence of malaria and other major diseases
Any one voluntarily causing miscarriage to a woman with child, other than in good faith for the purpose of saving her life is punishable by imprisonment (simple or rigorous) &/or a fine
Sections 313 - 316 for death due to procedure
Up to 10 years imprisonment and fine, extending up to life imprisonment where the abortion was conducted without consent
‘An Act to provide for the termination of certain pregnancies by registered medical practitioners & for matters connected therewith & incidental thereto.’
To safe guard mother and foetus :