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Outlook Speakout Chhattisgarh 2021 Achiever: Jai Maa Mahamaya Self Help Group Janjgir Champa

Outlook Speakout Chhattisgarh 2021 Achiever: Jai Maa Mahamaya Self Help Group Janjgir Champa

#JaiMaaMahamayaSelfHelpGroupJanjgirChampa has been recognised with #Outlook #SpeakoutChhattisgarh2021 award given away by Chhattisgarh Chief Minister, #BhupeshBaghel for their invaluable contribution as an emerging #Women #SelfHelpGroup. Follow this story...

13 January 2022
Malnutrition Among Children And Pregnant Women: Elected Women Representatives To The Rescue

Malnutrition Among Children And Pregnant Women: Elected Women Representatives To The Rescue

Seventh September 2021 marked the initiation of the Poshan Maah – a month of outreach and awareness activities under the Government of India’s flagship...

19 September 2021

PRIs: Enabling Agents For The Last Mile Nutrition Delivery

With 28 years of Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) and nearly 2.5 lakh Gram Panchayats across the country, PRIs continue to be the drivers of development...

Biden Marks 9/11 Anniversary With Tribute, Call For Unity

Biden Marks 9/11 Anniversary With Tribute, Call For Unity

Biden was a senator when hijackers comandeered four planes and exacted the nation's worst terror attack in 2001. Now he marks the 9/11 anniversary for the...

11 September 2021

Ground Zero: A Selfie Stop For Some, A Cemetery For Others

Visitors from around the world come and go. But for those who live and work close to the memorial, the names on the parapets are more than mere engravings on...

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02 September 2021
A Health Worker’s Tireless Efforts To Ensure Iron Supplementation For Adolescent Girls

A Health Worker’s Tireless Efforts To Ensure Iron Supplementation For Adolescent Girls

Mamta Singh, an ANM/midwife with the sub-centre Pure Pandey of Deeh block in Raebareli district of Uttar Pradesh, is amongst those committed health workers who...


12 August 2021
Food Addiction: A Disorder To Watch

Food Addiction: A Disorder To Watch

Food addiction implies there is a biochemical condition in the body that creates a physiological craving for specific foods


12 August 2021
Gen Z And Food Choice: What Are Millennials Thinking When It Comes To Diet And Nutrition

Gen Z And Food Choice: What Are Millennials Thinking When It Comes To Diet And Nutrition

A deep dive into how our Gen Z, and especially our 16 to 25 year olds, are dealing with food.


18 May 2021
Meet A Young Change Maker From Tonk

Meet A Young Change Maker From Tonk

17-year old Ravina Bairwa is a grassroots champion who hopes the second wave of COVID-19 will not deny rural girls their health rights


16 March 2021
Gauri And I: A Grandmother’s Tale

Gauri And I: A Grandmother’s Tale

Renuka Korwate recounts how an Angawadi didi changed her entire family’s attitude towards children


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06 March 2021
'Nurturing Babies Is Not Just A Mother’s Job'

'Nurturing Babies Is Not Just A Mother’s Job'

Arun, a farm hand, recounts how Angawadi workers and a father’s love helped his underweight twins grow into healthy young children 


04 March 2021
Lata Hole: Babhulgaon’s Agent Of Change

Lata Hole: Babhulgaon’s Agent Of Change

The Anganwadi supervisor and teacher from Maharashtra is known as the great grandmother of the district’s frontline workers


03 March 2021
‘It Seemed I Would Never Be Able To Feed My Baby’

‘It Seemed I Would Never Be Able To Feed My Baby’

Pooja had no breast milk for her newborn girl, Trisha, and gave her cow’s milk and biscuits instead. Until some front line workers turned up and brought the...


27 February 2021
Technology And Social Distancing: How Some Anganwadi Workers Coped With The COVID-19 Pandemic

Technology And Social Distancing: How Some Anganwadi Workers Coped With The COVID-19 Pandemic

Five Anganwadi workers explain how they used a mixture of technology and common sense while teaching new mothers the techniques and importance of breastfeeding...


24 February 2021
How Sorrow United This Aurangabad Family

How Sorrow United This Aurangabad Family

Young Krishna’s mother died of sickle-cell anaemia within a week of his birth. This is his grandmother’s story


24 February 2021
A Cheerful Heart Is A Good Medicine

A Cheerful Heart Is A Good Medicine

How a visit to an Angawadi centre transformed Anita Suresh Pawar’s life


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10 March 2021
How Eggs And Women Transformed A Malnutrition-Prone Village

How Eggs And Women Transformed A Malnutrition-Prone Village

An all-women owned and managed farmer co-operative that promotes smallholder poultry women farmers in Madhya Pradesh has transformed several villages in Madhya...


01 February 2021
Nutrition Stakeholders Pledge To Work Together To Fight Pandemic

Nutrition Stakeholders Pledge To Work Together To Fight Pandemic

A broad range of stakeholders working on nutrition in India have joined forces to ensure nutrition stays in focus in these troubled times


01 February 2021
When Walls Talk

When Walls Talk

Newly painted Aangawadi offices in Udaipur help spread awareness about nutrition during pregnancy


01 February 2021
An Ode To The ‘Corona Karmveers’

An Ode To The ‘Corona Karmveers’

Braving the pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns, the Anganwadi workers of Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan ensured that the poor and vulnerable continued to...


01 February 2021
In These Troubled Times, The Tough Get Going

In These Troubled Times, The Tough Get Going

These Poshan Champions use a simple instrument, the cellphone, to help pregnant and lactating women


01 February 2021
After Cyclone Amphan Shattered Hopes Of Many In Sundarban, This NGO Comes To Their Rescue

After Cyclone Amphan Shattered Hopes Of Many In Sundarban, This NGO Comes To Their Rescue

Cyclone Amphan last month caused widespread damage to several parts of Bengal, especially the Sundarban area that left the locals crying in despair. It is...


01 February 2021
He's 81, Owns 3 Sets Of Clothes. Since March, He's Fed 15 Lakh People

He's 81, Owns 3 Sets Of Clothes. Since March, He's Fed 15 Lakh People

Meet Baba Karnail Singh Khaira, head of the Dera Kar Seva Gurudwara Langar Sahib, on a remote stretch of a Maharashtra highway. Since the lockdown began, it...


01 February 2021
Building Nutrition Champions In Hospitals

Building Nutrition Champions In Hospitals

Doctors at the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences Jharkhand train to deliver quality Maternal, Infant and Young Child Nutrition services


01 February 2021
This Sarpanch Helps His Village Fight Malnutrition

This Sarpanch Helps His Village Fight Malnutrition

The work of Mahendar Kumar Sharma, sarpanch of Matunda in Bundi, Rajasthan, inspired neighbouring villages to actively invest in health and nutrition services


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