Sector Wide Approach to Strengthening Health ( SWASTH )

Bihar Technical Assistance Support Team (BTAST)
Government of Bihar initiative supported by Department for International Development, UK



Patna: Bihar Technical Assistance Support Team (BTAST) released the key findings of District Level SWASTH Survey (DLSS) at a cross-sectoral knowledge s

Patna:  A state level workshop was organised in Patna on 9th March on Integrating Climate Disasters with Health and Nutrition in Bihar by TARU Consultancy under the Sector Wide App

Patna: The recently held gender sensitisation training for teachers in Patna got an enthusiastic response from the participants.

Patna: The Government of Bihar (GoB) and the Women Development Corporation (WDC) hosted a meeting in the city on March 8, 2016, to welcome Marshall Elliott, Head of Office, DFID-In

Training women as hand pumps caretakers in rural Bihar also enables them to enhance their incomes through paid services.

Medical officers resolve to formulate a “Bihar 2016” model based to develop an effective communication skills model to better assess their patients

Women Development Corporation holds a one-day workshop for Judicial Magistrates and Protection Officers in Patna to increase awareness on domestic violence as well as sexual harassment at the workplace.

The Department of Health, Government of Bihar has constituted State Monitoring Teams to improve the quality of health services being provided under the National Health Mission and sharpen coordination up to the peripheral level.

Patna: To cope with public health emergencies arising out of repeated outbreaks of diseases like Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES)/JE in Bihar, a strat

BTAST shares key SWASTH findings at a national conferenceBihar government officials and BTAST experts working in the fields of health, nutrition, women empowerment, water and sanitation and monitoring and evaluation share experiences from the state