Tag: Bangladesh


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New CCP Study Links Harmful Gender Norms to Pre-Term Births

Most studies of pre-term birth – the leading cause of infant mortality around the world – have focused on complications that occur in health facilities in the high-income countries. A unique new study conducted by CCP looks at risk factors that start long before delivery.


A facilitator from Ujjiban plays a Young Time radio episode on the speaker at Shologhor Adorsho Girls High School in Chandpur, Bangladesh.

‘We Want to Break Some of the Taboos’

Ujjiban, CCP's program in Bangladesh, is aiming to make conversations about sexual and reproductive health easier and less taboo for adolescents, giving them the information they need to make healthy decisions.