Every Indian Wastes 50 Kgs Of Food A year, Says UNEP

Apart from households, retail and food services account for a huge chunk of this annual waste of food, says the Food Waste Index Report 2021

By Outlook Planet Desk 06/03/2021

House Panel Wants Robust Mechanisms For Safe Food 

The Public Accounts Committee report said adequate protection has not been ensured to the people against adulterated and unsafe food  

By Prakash Kumar 11/02/2021

Vice President Lauds Outlook Poshan Campaign

The challenge of malnutrition needs urgent and consistent effort, says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

By Outlook Planet Desk 02/02/2021

Beating TB Through Nutrition

ChildFund, USAID, IPE Global and the Madhya Pradesh government have launched a new initiative to help TB patients with a unique nutrition project.

By Outlook Planet Desk 13/05/2020

Community Engagement Helps Gujarat in Tackling Malnutrition

Gujarat is working on several fronts to battle widespread malnutrition among children in the state. In majority (85-90 per cent) of cases, the malnourished kids (or uncomplicated SAM cases), without any medical complications, can be looked after at home with...

By Rutu Tekwani 13/05/2020

Chitrakoot Working All Fronts to Wipe Out Malnutrition

Once listed among the most backward districts in the country, Chitrakoot is charting new course to improve health and education facilities in the district to improve nutrition and growth profile of children.

By Manoj Kumar 13/05/2020

Orissa Sees Potential In ‘Nutrition Education on Wheel’ Model

Odisha Millets Mission (OMM) is negotiating with women collectives of the state to replicate mobile teaching kitchen model to impart nutrition education. The response is encouraging…

By Narayani Rajashree Kanungo 14/05/2020

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...

By Sudharak Olwe 13/05/2020

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

By Charupadma Pati 13/05/2020

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.

By Heera Lal 13/05/2020