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News Title: Saving Women from Unwanted and Unsafe Pregnancy

News Title Saving Women from Unwanted and Unsafe Pregnancy
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It is our pleasure to inform all the Return of Investment (ROI) study in the RMG sector first ever done in Bangladesh by PHULKI under the Project titled "Nirapod-Saving Women from unwanted Pregnancy and Unsafe MR” with financial support from the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The report of the study had shared with buying companies , personnel of BGMEA & BKMEA, other N.G.O & stakeholders also available through an event on 9th December in 6 Season restaurant, Gulshan 2.Garments Factory Owner/ Director who had been participating Phulki’s Nirapod project & contributed in SRHR program in RMG sector of Bangladesh also present in that event.

Ms. Leoni Margaretha CuelenaereHonorable, Ambassador of Netherlands Embassy & Ms.Ella-de Voogd, 1st Secretary, SRHR, Education and Gender, The Embassy of the kingdom of the Netherlands,gave their valuable input by present.

Through the project “Nirapod” saving unwanted pregnancy and un safe MR Nirapod project Phulki has already successfully reached 90 thousand workers in 28 Garments Factory creating awareness about sexual reproductive health issues and importance of menstrual hygiene.

The calculation of return on investment indicates that for each Taka spent for the intervention the factory stands to gain up to about 13.3 Taka in productivity gains.

DBL group was present in the program their success story can be taken as an example how addressing the workers wellbeing and treating them like a family can only increase a company’s wealthy success.

News Coverage of Nirapod project event of Phulki

Serial Daily Link Online Print
1. The Daily Ittefaq http://www.ittefaq.com.bd/capital/2015/12/09/46356.html 9/12/15 10/12/15
2. The Daily Bonik Barta http://www.bonikbarta.com/2015-12-10/news/details/58885.html 10/12/15 10/12/15
3.

The Daily Star

http://www.thedailystar.net/next-step/study-shows-investment 11/12/15  
4.

The Bangladesh Today

http://thebangladeshtoday.com/2015/12/investment-on-reproductive 13/12/15 13/12/15
5. The Indipendent http://www.theindependentbd.com/printversion 15/12/15 15/12/15
6. BangladeshShafaqna.com http://bangladesh.shafaqna.com/EN/BD/572310 13/12/15  
7.

Prothom-Alo

http://www.prothom-alo.com/bangladesh/article/713074/ 15/12/15  
8. Hawker.com http://www.hawker.com.bd/news_details.php?news_id=457183

15/12/15  
9.

The Daily Manobkantha

http://www.emanobkantha.com/2015/12/17/index.php  Page No : 8 17/12/15  
10.

The Daily Observer

http://www.observerbd.com/2015/12/11/125442.php 11/12/15  
Publish Date 2016-02-04