"Promoting a comprehensive and rights based approach to address malnutrition in Maharashtra” is a programme recently launched by the Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation. The programme is designed with series of consultations with multiple constituencies including, state and central government representatives, public health professionals, academia and civil society groups. Through this programme the Foundation aims to support a multi-centric initiative towards reducing malnutrition. The programme strives to make nutrition... View More >>

The programme is being piloted in six districts (four rural and two urban) by a consortium of six civil society organisations (see ‘Partners’). ...

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