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25 July, 2016 | IndiaSpend | News Mention
Mothers, Babies In Peril: 343 Hospitals In 6 States Struggle With Hygiene, Toilets
25 July, 2016 | The Quint | News Mention
Mother, Babies in Peril as Indian Hospitals Fall Short on Hygiene
25 July, 2016 | Newslaundry | News Mention
Maternal hospitals in six states struggle with hygiene and toilets
25 July, 2016 | IANS | News Mention
Mothers, babies in peril: 343 hospitals in 6 states struggle with hygiene, toilets
25 July, 2016 | India Samvad | News Mention
Unhygienic hospitals a reason for India’s high maternal and infant mortality rates
25 July, 2016 | Business Standard | News Mention
India has most stunted children in world: Report
24 July, 2016 | The Hans India | News Mention
WaterAid launches Healthy Start campaign
23 July, 2016 | Orissa Post | News Mention
Call to improve water safety, hygiene
23 July, 2016 | Daily Pioneer | News Mention
WaterAid Launches Healthy Start in State
23 July, 2016 | The New Indian Express | News Mention
Healthy Start’ to provide better water facilities in city

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WaterAid: India visit with Hugh Bonneville
August 2015

How the WASH sector can contribute to the National Nutrition Mission

ARUNDATI MURALIDHARAN The recently approved National Nutrition Mission provides an opportunity to integrate water, sanitation and hygiene interventions for improved nutritional outcomes for children and women. The Government of India’s commitment to improve nutritional status of children and women is receiving unprecedented support. Recently, the Cabinet approved the launch of the National Nutrition Mission with financial support of Rs 9046.17 crore. Perhaps the most promising feature of this Mission is the explicit recognition of the need for convergence among various schemes addressing nutrition along with instituting robust monitoring mechanisms and engendering community participation. While the Mission does not elucidate the...

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