Malnourishment On Decline: Smriti Irani In Lok Sabha

Under Poshan 2.0, the focus is on diet diversity, leveraging traditional systems of knowledge and popularising use of millets. Nutrition awareness strategies under Poshan 2.0 aim to develop sustainable health and well-being through regional meal plans to...

By Outlook Planet Desk 05/08/2023

Plan to Improve Pregnant Women's Nutrition

Mission Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0 aim to harness time-tested conventional wisdom in community nutritional practices

By Outlook Planet Desk 18/03/2023

PDS: From Food Security To Nutrition Security

While India's PDS, the world's biggest food security initiative, has helped avert famines, it has not been able to provide nutrition security, because for decades, foodgrain self-sufficiency and not nutrition, has been the focus of the political discourse

By Rajiv Tikoo 24/04/2022

How A Renewed Focus Can Improve Maternal And Child Nutrition Scenario In India

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic poses an increased threat to maternal and child undernutrition, and compels us to reflect on the causes of maternal and child nutrition, and reaffirm the focus to improve the status.

By Dr Bharati Kulkarni 27/10/2021