Articles by Malnutrition

Community-Led Initiatives Helping Banda Improve Nutrition Status

Banda Suposhan Karyakram to help children improve their overall health and nutrition status is a 3 steps scheme which has started showing positive results. Cooperation of other government departments is contributing to desired outcomes.

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Odisha Community Led Initiatives Show How To Close Nutrition Gap For Tribals

Angul Pusti Adhikar Abhiyan (APAA), a community-led movement, shows the way forward with a model which can be scaled up not just by the state of Odisha but by many other states too.

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Enhance Mid-Day Meal Allocation In Budget, Akshaya Patra Urges FM

The Akshaya Patra Foundation is currently feeding 18 lakh school children a day, partnering state governments in 12 states and two union territories.

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Why No National Purpose Can Be Achieved Without The Public, Private And Civil Society Coming Together

The Challenges, Convergence And Solutions To Combat Malnutrition In India

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Nutrition Warriors | In Naxalite Land, A Doctor Couple's Crusade To Save Tribal Communities In Jharkhand, Odisha

Prasanta Tripathy and Nirmala Nair left global careers to settle in Chakradharpur. They set up Ekjut in 2002 to provide health and nutrition training on community participation

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Nutrition Warriors | How Shaikh Razia Turned Mahua Flowers From An Alcoholic Drink To A Health Tonic

Razia is a microbiologist and had exploited the superfood quality of the Mahua flower to be a panacea for lactating mothers and growing children

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Nutrition Warriors | Believe It Or Not, Using Saliva To Pre-Diagnose Protein Energy Malnutrition

Mohammed Suhail CS from near Mysore dropped out of Class 12 and was inspired by a Stanford professor to devise an inexpensive test to check protein deficiency

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