Poshan Abhiyan

Poshan Abhiyan

New Day, New Name And New Menu: Andhra Pradesh’s Mid-Day Meals Get An Upgrade

According to the NITI Aayog’s 2019 Health Index report ‘Healthy States, Progressive India’, Andhra Pradesh is the second healthiest state in India after Kerala
Andhra Pradesh News Nutrition
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has announced an upgrade for the mid-day meal scheme, set to be implemented in all government schools, which includes a brand new name – “Jagananna Gorumudda” and a brand new menu ...
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Blog: Akshaya Patra Deploys Technology To Serve 1.8 Million Children Midday Meals

Blog: Akshaya Patra Deploys Technology To Serve 1.8 Million Children Midday Meals
Blogs Nutrition Swasth India
The Akshaya Patra Organisation feeds nutritious meals to more than 17.6 lakh kids everyday as part of the Midday meal programme and here is how the NGO is deploying technology to ensure efficiency and hygiene in preparation, transportation and distribution of the meals ...
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Nutrition Expert Lauds The Gates Foundation And Government Partnership For Improving Public Health And Nutrition

Nutrition Expert Lauds The Gates Foundation And Government Partnership For Improving Public Health And Nutrition
News Nutrition Swasth India
The Department of Health and Family Welfare (DOHFW) and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) have signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) aimed at bettering the health status of the country ...
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Malnutrition In India: Has This Decade Laid Down A Blueprint For A Malnutrition-Free India?

Malnutrition In India: Has This Decade Laid Down A Blueprint For A Malnutrition-Free India?
Malnutrition Nutrition Swasth India
Despite numerous government schemes and interventions, malnutrition remains a major health concern for India’s children. Here a look at the issue, Poshan Abhiyan and what can be done to meet the deadline of Sustainable Development Goals 2 and 3   ...
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What Ails India’s Mid-Day Meal Programme?

What Ails India’s Mid-Day Meal Programme?
Malnutrition News Nutrition Swasth India
Mid-Day Meal (MDM) programme which is covering more than nine crore children across the country is considered to be the world’s largest school meal programme ...
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‘Karo Poshanam’ Says The Women And Child Development Minister Smriti Irani, As The POSHAN Anthem Is Unveiled

‘Karo Poshanam’: POSHAN Abhiyan Gets A New Anthem
News Nutrition
The Ministry of Women and Child Development launched the POSHAN Anthem to raise awareness and engage people to participate in the POSHAN Abhiyan and help spread awareness about its objective of a malnutrition free India by 2022 ...
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‘Poshan On Wheels’: Two Mobile Anganwadi Vans Flagged Off In Chandigarh To Feed Children And Fight Malnutrition

‘Poshan On Wheels’: Two Mobile Anganwadi Vans Flagged Off In Chandigarh To Feed Children And Fight Malnutrition
News Swasth India
The ‘Poshan On Wheels’ initiative will help provide free nutritious meals to the vulnerable group – from children, lactating mothers to pregnant women in Chandigarh ...
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