International Conference on Data for Decision (D4D)
1-3 April 2017
International Conference on Data for Decision (D4D) in Health from 1st to 3rd April, 2017 in Le Meridien Hotel, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The event is hosted by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh with the support from icddr,b, UNICEF, UNFPA, European Union, Vital Strategy of Bloomberg Philanthropies, private sector and other development agencies.
The conference will bring together government officials, development partners, and leaders from the private sector, academicians, researchers, civil society, media and other national and international stakeholders. The first two-day of the event will be a high profile seminar involving in total 200 people. The third day will focus on field visit in Dhaka and neighboring districts consecutively. Read More
As part of strengthening Management Information Systems (MIS), DGHS under Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoH&FW) has been using Information Communication and Technology (ICT) for collecting routine data on health services, human resource, logistics, citizen’s grievance, and, staff attendance for couple of years by using ‘District Health Information System (DHIS2)’, ‘Human Resource Information System (HRIS)’ and few other software. Read More