First round of the national Vitamin A-plus campaign (NVAC+) 2020

First round of the national Vitamin A-plus campaign (NVAC+) 2020 will be held across the country from 4th October 2020 to 17th October 2020, aiming to provide blue capsules (1,00,000 IU) to the children aged between 6 to 11 months and red capsules (2,00,000 IU) to the children aged between 12 to 59 months. To make this campaign successful, different tires of advocacy meeting and volunteer orientations are being organized from national to union level targeting health workers and volunteers who will actively participate in this campaign. Real time monitoring and reporting (RTMR) trainings are going on nationwide targeting upcoming NVAC+ 2020. During this Covid-19 situation, special measures (like supply of facial masks and hand soaps to all upazilas) are taken to prevent contamination at campaign sites. At least 3ft of social/physical distance should be maintained during the campaign in all sites. All the campaign sites will be open from 8am to 4pm every day during the campaign.