Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance and Response (MPDSR) in Bangladesh

No. of pages: 32

Publication date: November 2020

Author: UNFPA Bangladesh

Publisher: UNFPA Bangladesh

Maternal and Perinatal Death Surveillance and Response (MPDSR) in Bangladesh is a comprehensive system encompassing both community and facility deaths. Any maternal death, neonatal death or stillbirth is notified by the field level government health care providers at the community level and by the senior staff nurses at the facility level. 

This publication shares the highlights of MPDSR in 2019.