Media coverage

Child health documentary

BBC films CIPRB activities for child health documentary. The BBC World Service visited Raiganj in July 2008 to film the PRECISE program activities for a documentary on child health.The documentary, titled Child Health, was part of BBC’s Survival Series and aired on BBC World News on November 08, 2008. Click MORE

Drowning Prevention – Shaw TV Nanaimo

Dr. Steve Beerman is helping to save children's lives by the thousands, as he helps to coordinate a program that teaches basic swimming skills in Asia, where drowning is the number one cause of child death. Click here to view video documentary MORE

Watery Bangladesh Works to Prevent Child Drowning Deaths

DHAKA— In Bangladesh, the largest cause of death of children above age one is not malnutrition or disease -- it’s drowning. To combat this threat, a local non-profit organization is teaching thousands of children to swim. Click here to view more article MORE

Jiboner Golpo: Drowning – The Silent Killer

Do you know how many children drown to death every year? It is the least known leading cause of child mortality in Bangladesh. Because we don't know, we don't take precautions. We don't teach or learn swimming. How can we protect ourselves and our children from this silent killer? Click MORE

The Low-Lying Country Where Drowning Is the No. 1 Killer of Kids

The work of CIPRB has captured world-wide attention through various media outlets. Recent published article by the atlantic.com. Click here to view more details MORE