Reaching Children with Life Saving Diarrhea Treatment: Launch of the ORS/Zinc Co-pack Alliance

January 19, 2022 - January 19, 2022

The Child Health Task Force hosted a webinar to launch the ORS/Zinc Co-pack Alliance. ORSZCA brings together organizations and individuals to identify and remove barriers to co-packaging to accelerate uptake and save lives. The Task Force will collaborate closely with ORSZCA towards the common goal of strengthened equitable and comprehensive child health programs.


  • Dr. Om Prakash Singh, Head of Health and Nutrition, Save the Children India

  • Dr. Robert Black Professor, Global Disease Epidemiology and Control, Johns Hopkins University

  • Dr. Tahmeed Ahmed, Executive Director, icddr,b


  • Dr. Alison Morgan, Senior Health Specialist, MNCH, Global Financing Facility

  • Audrey Battu, Director, Essential Medicines, Clinton Health Access Initiative

  • Malia Boggs, Senior Technical Advisor, Child Health, USAID


  • Dyness Kasungami, Director, Child Health Task Force, Senior Child Health Advisor, JSI Research & Training
  • Dr. Morseda Chowdhury, Director, Health, Nutrition and Population Programme, BRAC Bangladesh, ORSZCA Co-chair
  • Samy Ahmar, Head of Health, Save the Children UK, ORSZCA Co-chair
  • Simon Berry, ORSZCA Start-up Catalyst, ColaLife