Rural Support Programmes Network (RSPN), Pakistan

Diarrheas Prevention and Control Project (DPCP)

The Punjab province has the largest number of diarrhoea related morbidity and mortality rates for children under-fives in Pakistan. The Pakistan Demographic and Health Survey (PDHS) 2012-2013 revealed that diarrhoea prevalence in Punjab has increased by 20% over the last 3 years.