Cervical Screening Camps held on International Women's Day

18th March 2017
Family Planning Association of Nepal Observes International Women's Day

Family Planning Association of Nepal celebrated 'International Women’s Day' on 8th March 2017 by organising two Cervical Cancer Screening Camps in the Urban slum of Shiddhipur and Patan respectively.

These camps focused on poor, marginalised, socially excluded and underserved populations and Crowd were mobilised from the Slums and adjoining areas around 175 women were screened for cervical cancer and 5 positive cases were counselled and referred to District Hospital for further treatment.