Sensitization Of Traditional Rulers (104 District Head And 16 Secretaries) From 8 Emirates In Adamawa State

The Adamawa State Primary healthcare Development Agency (ADSPHCDA) in collaboration UNICEF found it paramount to sensitize traditional rulers and secretaries of Adamawa Emirate/Chiefdoms in view of the laudable achievement in provision of quality healthcare service delivery in the state.

This is to intimate the traditional rulers on the various activities of UNICEF towards improving Maternal Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) and to ensure healthy Adamawa State. Hence, the need to enhance community engagement of for sustainability of developmental projects (Functional PHC) put in place in the 226 political wards of the state.

The sensitization Workshop was enriched with Graphic presentation: notable pictorial of high level advocacy with traditional rulers and partners, Presentation of feedback from 5 rounds of Polio IPD Campaigns Milestone, challenges and way forward, Roles of traditional rulers on last PEI s last push to eradicate Polio overview.

Burden of vaccine Preventable Disease/Outbreaks in Adamawa and benefit of routine and SIAs, Improving performance of VDCs and WDC and Community Information Board (CIB).

Prominent among the participants are District Heads from various wards for the State