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29 May, 2016 | The Times of India (Bhopal Edition) | News Mention
Project Udita: Girls in MP save money for menstruation hygiene
28 May, 2016 | Scroll | News Mention
In Mumbai, a young woman wants to start a conversation on menstrual waste management
28 May, 2016 | Daily Pioneer | News Mention
NO TOILET: 63L INDIAN GIRLS MANAGE PERIODS OUT IN OPEN
28 May, 2016 | Odishanews | News Mention
Global Menstrual Hygiene Day observed in Bhubaneswar
28 May, 2016 | Doordarshan | News Mention
Ek Nayi Subah: Conversation with Union Minister on ‘swachh bharat abhiyan’
27 May, 2016 | Daily News & Analysis | Opinion
World Menstrual Hygiene Day: Breaking taboos about periods
27 May, 2016 | Youth Ki Awaaz | Opinion
Period Matters: Why You Owe It To 120 Million Adolescent Girls To Talk About Menstruation
14 May, 2016 | The New Indian Express | News Mention
The aqua guards
13 May, 2016 | Youth Ki Awaaz | News Mention
The Absolutely Disgusting Comment A Gujarat Officer Made About Manual Scavengers
13 May, 2016 | Free Press Journal | News Mention
‘Loo with a View’ toilets inaugurated

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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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