Saturday, September 26, 2020
Home Uncategorized 'How Healthy are the Children of the Indian Sundarbans?’ : The Film...

‘How Healthy are the Children of the Indian Sundarbans?’ : The Film Documents Plight of Children Living in Climate Hit Islands of Sunderbans

The movie was screened at the Global Health Research Symposium held in Vancouver.

November 24, 2016: Recently a short documentary film on the challenges faced by the children living in the Sunderban’s  climate hit islands was screened at an international symposium. The film is made jointly by Future Health Systems (FHS) and Health Management Research (IIHMR) University.

The film was titled ‘How Healthy are the Children of the Indian Sundarbans?’ The 27 minutes film was selected with three other films to be screened last week at the Global Health Research Symposium held in Vancouver.

Go to NewsGram and check out news related to political current issues

According to PTI, the film provides an illuminating audio-visual proof of the troubles and predicaments of these isolated communities, living in the UNESCO World Heritage site, that are defenseless to the harsh climate change.

Professor at Future Health Systems (FHS), Barun Kanjilal said, “It was a challenge to present the scientific evidence from our study report in an aesthetically attractive manner and a taut storyline to retain audience’s attention.”

Look for latest news from India in NewsGram.

The film focuses on the healthcare demands of the communities living in the Sunderban’s Islands. The film depicts the complex interplay of responsibilities of all the health officials and providers who work against the backdrop of a region which is prone to climate shocks.

Prepared by Diksha Arya of NewsGram. Twitter: @diksha_arya53

STAY CONNECTED

19,140FansLike
362FollowersFollow
1,774FollowersFollow

Most Popular

Excessive Alcohol Affects Cognitive Brain Function

A new study released this week describes how excessive alcohol-consuming too much alcohol, too fast — affects the brain, leading to anxieties and other...

Playback Singer S. P. Balasubrahmanyam Dies at 74

Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam also known to as S. P. Balu or S. P. B. was not just an Indian musician or playback singer instead...

Weather During Winter Could Increase Spread of COVID

As winter brings shorter days and lower temperatures to the Northern Hemisphere, there is a chance we could see more COVID-19 cases. But experts say...

Dogs That Sniff Coronavirus Layout Safer Travel: Helsinki

Helsinki Airport is getting creative when it comes to operating safely in the age of COVID-19. Beginning this week, travelers arriving at Finland's busiest...

Common Diabetes Drug Associated With Lower Heart Issues

Drugs known as sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors are associated with a lower risk of major heart problems in patients with type 2 diabetes...

Taapsee Pannu Recalls her First Attempt as a Stand-up Comedian

Actress Taapsee Pannu has shared what was going on in her mind before she tried stand-up comedy last year. Follow NewsGram on Facebook to stay...

Into The Wild: Bear Grylls’ Episode Featuring Akshay Kumar Sets Record

Akshay Kumar has set a new record. This time, though, the big-screen superstar has made history on television. The recent episode of British adventurer Bear...

Transparency: Pradarshita- The Unspoken Story of How Dilli was Cheated by its Own

By Sudisha Limbu In April this year, Munish Raizada Films debuted Transparency: Pardarshita, a Hindi-language political documentary that talks about the India Against Corruption (IAC)...

Recent Comments