LAHORE Punjab Health Department and Unicef on Saturday signed a two years work plan with a planned budget of 17.72 million US dollars to address the key issues relating to timely achievement of MDGs particularly goals of child and maternal health and nutrition. Giving details of the plan, Punjab Health Secretary Fawad Hassan Fawad informed that main interventions of the work plan would include strengthening of immunisation programme including polio eradication, provision of basic and comprehensive maternal and child health care, including essential and emergency new born care, 24/7 emergency obstetric care, integrated management of neonatal and childhood illnesses, prevention of parent to child transmission of HIV. Prevention and treatment of maternal and child malnutrition including community management of acute malnutrition, infant and young child feeding and prevention of micronutrient deficiencies, conduction of Mother Child Health weeks twice in a year in all the districts of Punjab, awareness raising, health education and social mobilisation for active involvement and participation of communities in all the activities conducted to improve their health status, strengthening of monitoring and evaluation systems including District Health Information system.