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5 June, 2016 | Political & Business Daily | Opinion
Time to Act
30 May, 2016 | Mint | News Mention
The hits and misses in Modi’s 6-hour ‘Ek Nayi Subah’ show
30 May, 2016 | The New Indian Express | News Mention
Raahgiri says no to smoking, tobacco
30 May, 2016 | The Times of India (Bhubaneswar Edition) | News Mention
Kick the butt and kiss life at Raahgiri, smokers told
30 May, 2016 | Orissadiary | News Mention
Rains fail to diffuse Raahgiri spirit in Odisha capital
30 May, 2016 | India Today | News Mention
These girls from Nepal were asked to photograph the things they aren’t allowed to touch during their period
29 May, 2016 | Daily Pioneer | News Mention
Udita Project to now expand to 90,000 Anganwadis
29 May, 2016 | Hindustan Times (Bhopal Edition) | News Mention
Women not sick, impure or untouchable during periods, say activists in MP
29 May, 2016 | NDTV | News Mention
Sanitary Napkins Should Be Provided In Rural Toilets: Uma Bharti
29 May, 2016 | The Times of India (Bhopal Edition) | News Mention
Project Udita: Girls in MP save money for menstruation hygiene

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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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