The doctor whose sterilization of 83 women in less than three hours ended in at least a dozen deaths said on Thursday the express operations were his moral responsibility and blamed adulterated medicines for the tragedy.
While the faulty sterilisation surgeries costing the lives of 11 women in Chhattisgarh, has grabbed national headlines, it turns out that there is a clear gender bias towards the procedure. Males hardly ever opt for it.
Reporting to the Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor, the Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor’s focus is to strengthen Plan Canada and partners in monitoring systems, program learning feedback mechanisms, and program evaluations in assigned project portfolio. The Advisor will work closely and cross-functionally with technical experts, program managers based in Canada and abroad, and with monitoring and evaluation staff in Plan Country Offices.
The Measurement, Learning & Evaluation (MLE) Project is the evaluation component of the Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (Urban RH Initiative), a multi-country program in India, Kenya, Nigeria and Senegal that aims to improve the health of the urban poor.
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