Seventh September 2021 marked the initiation of the Poshan Maah – a month of outreach and awareness activities under the Government of India’s flagship POSHAN Abhiyaan to improve nutritional outcomes for children, pregnant women and lactating mothers.
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 initiatives at the grassroots.
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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 came forward to extend health and nutrition services to the vulnerable.
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Arun, a farm hand, recounts how Angawadi workers and a father’s love helped his underweight twins grow into healthy young children
The Anganwadi supervisor and teacher from Maharashtra is known as the great grandmother of the district’s frontline workers
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 smiles back in her family.
Five Anganwadi workers explain how they used a mixture of technology and common sense while teaching new mothers the techniques and importance of breastfeeding their children
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An all-women owned and managed farmer co-operative that promotes smallholder poultry women farmers in Madhya Pradesh has transformed several villages in Madhya Pradesh
A broad range of stakeholders working on nutrition in India have joined forces to ensure nutrition stays in focus in these troubled times
Newly painted Aangawadi offices in Udaipur help spread awareness about nutrition during pregnancy
Congress General Secretary and AICC in-charge of Uttar Pradesh (UP) Priyanka Gandhi speaks during 'Pratigya rally', ahead of UP Assembly elections 2022, in Moradabad.PTI Photo
A metro train runs on a railway track amid low visibility due to a cloudy weather, during the winter season in Ghaziabad.PTI Photo
India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Germany's Yvonne Li during their women's singles badminton group stage match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.AP/PTI
Traditional musicians perform during celebrations for the UAE 50th National Day, at the EXPO 2020 Dubai, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.AP/PTI
A thick layer of haze over city skyline on a cold winter day in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
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