In cooperation with UNICEF, Kurdistan Statistics Office (KRSO) started the field work of MNCH Survey on 10/12/2016.
It worth to mention that with Cooperation of UNICEF and relying on data from MICS4 Survey that was conducted in 2011, an analysis was done on Maternal, new born and less than 5 years children health (MNCH). The results from analysis revealed less health welfare conditions in the districts of Mergasor, Sharbazher, Shekhan, and Amedi comparing to the rest districts in KRI.
Therefore, with Cooperation of UNICEF and participation of the Ministry of Health another survey is decided in order to update the data on health condition in the above mentioned districts, ,. The survey will last one month.