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Swasth Warrior: Once A Child Labourer, This Hyderabad Techie Feeds Thousands Of Hungry People For Free Everyday
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Once A Child Labourer, This Hyderabad Techie Has Been Feeding Thousands Of Hungry People For Free Everyday For Last Nine Years

Malleshwar Rao, a 27-year-old resident of Hyderabad, started a “Don’t Waste Food” initiative in 2011 under which he with the help of several volunteers distribute the leftovers from large events to the poor and needy ...
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Uttar Pradesh Government Fights Malnutrition In State By Involving 68,000 Self-Help Women Groups, Gives Them The Duty Of Providing Take Home Ration
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Uttar Pradesh Government Fights Malnutrition In State By Involving 68,000 Self-Help Women Groups, Gives Them The Duty Of Providing Take Home Ration

Uttar Pradesh government is benefiting 1.6 crore people by providing nutritious Take Home Ration via 68,000 Self-Help women group, who have been given the duty of locally sourcing the ration and distributing it in their areas in a bid to tackle malnutrition in the state ...
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NFHS 5 Report Highlights: Malnutrition In Children Has Worsened In Key States Of India, Experts Say We Need To Rethink Our Nutrition Plan
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NFHS 5 Report Highlights: Malnutrition In Children Has Worsened In Key States Of India, Experts Say We Need To Rethink Our Nutrition Plan

A look at the worrying malnutrition trends from National Family and Health Survey 5 (NFHS 5) report that has been released recently by the Health Ministry ...
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National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5): Child Mortality Rate And Vaccination Improve But Concerns Around Malnutrition And Anaemia Remain
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National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5): Child Mortality Rate And Vaccination Improve But Concerns Around Malnutrition And Anaemia Remain

The partial findings of the fifth round of the National Family Health Survey has highlighted that nutrition in children below five years of age continues to be an area of concern across all the states and Union Territories ...
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115 Million Children Risk Malnutrition Due To COVID-19 Pandemic: India Child Well-being Report
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115 Million Children Risk Malnutrition Due To COVID-19 Pandemic: India Child Well-being Report

According to India Child Well-being Report 2020, released by World Vision India, many children in the country are no longer having three meals a day and many are missing school mid-day meals ...
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India Is Home To The World’s Most Wasted Children, As Per The Global Hunger Index 2020
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India Is Home To The World’s Most Wasted Children, As Per The Global Hunger Index 2020

The Global Hunger Index 2020 was launched on October 16 to mark the World Food Day, where India has been ranked 94 out of the 107 assessed countries and the report highlights the crisis of child wasting in the country ...
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Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together: All You Need To Know About World Food Day 2020
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Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together: All You Need To Know About World Food Day 2020

World Food Day is celebrated every year on October 16 by more than 150 countries with the aim to promote awareness about food, nutrition and healthy eating practices ...
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National Nutrition Month: Advantages And Disadvantages Of Food Fortification, An Effective Way To Address Micronutrient Deficiency
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Pros And Cons Of Food Fortification, An Effective Way To Address Micronutrient Deficiency

National Nutrition Month 2020 India: Food fortification, the practise of adding vital micronutrients to staple foods is a cost-effective way to address micronutrient deficiency but there are some limitations to this strategy ...
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Opinion: Malnutrition In India Is Waiting For A Jan Andolan
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Opinion: Malnutrition In India Is Waiting For A Jan Andolan

According to the recently published report - World Nutrition Report 2020, India is one among those 88 countries who are not on track for any of the WHA (World Health Assembly) nutrition target set for 2025 ...
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Maharashtra's Palghar Is Fighting A Dual Battle - Malnutrition and COVID-19: An On-Ground Report Highlighting The Plight Of Tribal Families
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Maharashtra’s Palghar Is Fighting A Dual Battle – Malnutrition and COVID-19: An On-Ground Report

An on-ground report from Maharashtra'S Palghar region to showcase the plight of tribal families who are fighting A dual battle - malnutrition and COVID-19 ...
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Ministries Of Women And Child Development, AYUSH Sign MoU For Eradication Of Malnutrition
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Ministries Of Women And Child Development, AYUSH Sign MoU For Eradication Of Malnutrition

While AYUSH would provide technical guidance for various interventions on malnutrition, WCD Ministry will enable outreach of AYUSH through Anganwadi Centres ...
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Poshan Maah 2020: Why Protecting Health And Nutrition Rights Of Children During COVID-19 Is Important For India, Experts Speak
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Poshan Maah 2020: Why Protecting Health And Nutrition Rights Of Children During COVID-19 Is Important For India, Experts Speak

India’s nutrition levels were not at its best shape much before coronavirus crisis hit and the pandemic has worsened the situation, experts discuss on ground realties and solutions ...
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