Articles by Poshan Impact

Time To Step Up War Against All-Pervasive Invisible Enemy

A first-hand account of the travails of tribal population in remote parts of Chhattisgarh who are grappling against great odds including nutrition-poor food habits, low literacy, subsistence-level economies and inadequate health facilities to ensure wellbeing of their children

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Odisha Adopts Champion's Vision to Safeguard its Biodiversity

An inspiring story of an economist turned environmentalist who has been showing the way to sustainable agriculture, forest conservation and proper use of natural resources

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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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Catalysing Change to Create Nutrition Champions

“As men here still determine the terms inside the house, we want the husbands also to know about the nutritional needs of the women and children in their home,” says Shaila Devi, a nutrition champion and ward member of a Gram Panchayat from Patna

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Race To Realise Guru Nanak’s Dream of A Malnourishment-Free India

An inspiring story of an ultra-marathoner who undertook a cross-country run to raise funds and promote awareness for a hunger-free India.

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Superfood For All Babies: Unlocking The Potential Of Human Milk Banking

Babies often miss out on mothers’ milk. Human milk banks under an integrated approach within hospitals are not only providing such babies with a healthy start but also helping lactating mothers to breastfeed, express milk, provide milk banking services.

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Changing The Mindset Of A Community To Combat Anaemia

A unique project gives rare insights into what makes people take to iron pills and nutritious food

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India’s Nutrition Man Touches New Heights To Eradicate A Low Scourge

Basanta Kumar Kar’s life-long struggle brings awards and accolades. But his work is not done till the fight against malnourishment is won, he says.

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Why Are Nobel Laureates Raising A Toast To This Man?

Joe Madiath, Gram Vikas And The Story Of 600,000 People In Odisha

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