Manhattan, New York – 26th March, 2018 – Today’s students play an important role in building the future of the society which is shaped generation after generations. The education enables the students to understand themselves and contribute towards the growth and development of the nation. Nirmala Niketan College of Social Work located at Mumbai, India partnered with NeoDocto Foundation, USA to implement and make efforts to control malaria disease through ‘NeoDocto Malaria Eradication Programme’. Dr. Lidwin Dias, the Principal was proud to meet Mr. Madhukar Sanneerappa, the Global President and CEO of NeoDocto Inc. and contribute in controlling the malaria disease in India.
Malaria is one of the major threats to public health and economic development. Globally, it is estimated that 216 million people were infected by malaria disease in 2016 as per World Malaria Report 2017 released by World Health Organization (WHO). The ‘NeoDocto Malaria Eradication Programme’ fights against malaria and aims to reduce the impact of the disease on human beings.
The Principal said that that “the College of Social Work, Nirmala Niketan has shaped its vision in tune with the spirit of its founders to contribute to the building up of a new social order in India based on human dignity and social justice. The College is committed to work with a preferential option for the vulnerable and marginalised groups in society to ensure their development and empowerment”. The College was delighted to be a part of ‘NeoDocto Malaria Eradication Programme’ as the college has initiated several field action projects in the areas of children, women, rural, communal harm, disability, disaster management, dowry, housing, domestic work and other social.
The students’ involvement in social works at a young age strengthens their socio-economic life and makes them strong enough to face any challenges in life rather than giving up. As a result, a strong individuality will be developed and helps to minimize the occurrence of social imbalance in the society. There are several activities that students take initiatives and volunteer for the betterment of the society, NeoDocto Malaria Eradication Programme is one such initiative which helps to educate and create awareness on preventative measures of malaria disease, said by Madhukar Sanneerappa, Global President and CEO of NeoDocto Inc.
NeoDocto is a technology based healthcare company focused on health education and digital healthcare services. It is a complete healthcare platform that provides a wide range of healthcare services to every individual. NeoDocto is headquartered in the heart of city at Central Business District, 245 Park Avenue, 39th Floor, Manhattan, New York, 10167. NeoDocto aims to serve the global population with a presence in 81 countries around the world.
For more information, please visit http://neodocto.com/