Articles by ASHA workers

When Walls Talk

Newly painted Aangawadi offices in Udaipur help spread awareness about nutrition during pregnancy

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An Ode To The ‘Corona Karmveers’

Braving the pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns, the Anganwadi workers of Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan ensured that the poor and vulnerable continued to receive their nutrition needs and were also taught the basics of hygiene and the need for physical distancing.

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Unsung, Unrecognised, Anganwadi Workers Protect The Most Vulnerable

Community workers are our frontline defence against malnutrition and the pandemic. Yet they work in dangerous conditions without even basic protective gear and for a mere pittance. This must change, now.

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The Silver Lining Behind The COVID-19 Cloud

This pandemic has led to an intense nationwide focus on health and nutrition. We should not waste this opportunity

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How ASHA Workers Spread 'Hope' In India Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

During this time of disruption in primary health care and OPD services in hospitals due to COVID-19, the ANM and ASHA workers are ensuring continued care to maternal and new-born health in rural areas.

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Working Towards An Anemia-Mukt Bharat

Evidence Action in India is represented through its in-country technical consultant, Pramanit Karya India Private Limited.

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Waiting Homes For Expectant Mothers

How innovative solutions can help solve the challenge of malnutrition

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Notes From A Malnutrition Treatment Centre At Dungarpur In Rajasthan

How nutrition education and counselling of mothers changed the health status of severely malnourished children

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Let’s Do Poshan Par Charcha

Why in the end, the transformative mechanisms of community mobilisation can turn the tide in India’s battle against malnutrition

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The Woman Who Changed Majawada Village in Rajasthan

Nisha Choubisa, an ASHA worker from Udaipur, Rajasthan, has played a key role in uplifting the nutrition status of pregnant and lactating women

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