Ashok has been working at BBC Media Action India since December’2011 as a Regional Coordinator. He leads implementation of behaviour change communication project Shaping Demand & Practices at Katihar region in the state of Bihar.
He has over a decade of experience in the field of Nutrition, Maternal & Child Health Care & Reproductive health. He has worked with organisations like Catholic Relief Services and CARE India in the past in Uttar Pradesh.
‘Petpuja’ – our rural marketing campaign on complementary feeding – was in full swing. I was visiting a village called Nimaul to monitor progress. Fifty kilometres away from the district headquarter of Katihar in the state of Bihar, Nimaul is populous, flood-prone and visibly poor. On that sunny November morning, it was a great to [...]Read more