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Direct Bank Transfer

Centre for Health and Resource Management (CHARM)
Account Number: 1219942506
IFS Code: CBIN0280008
Bank Name: Central Bank of India
Branch Name: Boring Road, Patna
Branch Code: 280008

Period: 1 February 2012 to 31 January 2016.

Goal:

  • To enhance uptake of health, nutrition and sanitation entitlements by Dalits, Muslims and women.
  • To strengthen demand for improved delivery of health, nutrition and sanitation services.

Coverage Area: 305 villages and 46 municipal wards, in 77 Panchayats, one urban area and 6 Blocks in the Nalanda District of Bihar (India).

Population Covered: 319033

Objectives:

1. Assess determinants of social exclusion that impedes the accessibility of the basic services (health, nutrition, and sanitation).
2. Make Dalits and Muslims aware of their rights and entitlements as regards to basic services.
3. Organize the Dalits and Muslims for accessing their health, nutrition and sanitation entitlements.
4. Develop the capacity of Dalits and Muslims to understand the process of social exclusion.
5. Sensitization of the opinion makers, policy makers and media, on different forms of discrimination faced by Dalits and Muslims in accessing services and benefits.
6. Make administration pro-active in delivering basic services to Dalits and Muslims.
7. Reduce maternal and infant mortality rate among the Dalits and Muslims.
8. Raise the nutritional status of children (0-2 years) among the Dalits and Muslims.
9. Strengthening of the communitization processes (Village Health & Sanitation Committees and Rogi Kalyan Samities) under NRHM.
10. Improve the access to health services of the Dalits and Muslims in the urban area.

Outcomes:

Health:

  • 70% eligible women receiving benefit under JSY.
  • 70% of the deliveries are institutionalized deliveries.
  • 75% of children between 12 to 23 months are fully immunized.
  • 100% of eligible HH registered under RSBY.
  • 50% of HH using government health facilities in case of health needs.
  • 100% of HH having non discriminatory access to safe drinking water.

Nutrition:

  • Reduction in malnutrition of children 0-5 years by 40%.
  • 100% eligible pregnant women receiving supplementary nutrition from AWC.
  • 100% eligible lactating women receiving supplementary nutrition from AWC.
  • 100% eligible 6-36 months children receiving supplementary nutrition from AWC.
  • 100% eligible 3-6 years children receiving supplementary nutrition from AWC.
  • 100 % non discriminatory access to health and ICDS services.

Henceforth, the perception of the socially excluded communities towards the responsiveness of the government service delivery have changed.