India’s district-focused strategy to reduce childhood stunting must also address women’s wellbeing and poverty reduction, finds new study

  May 24, 2018, New Delhi, India – Addressing women’s well-being and education are critical to any strategy focused on reducing child stunting in India, as nearly three-fourth of the differences in childhood stunting between low and high burden Indian districts can be explained by differences in women’s low body mass index (19%) and education >> Read more

POSHAN District Nutrition Profiles: Odisha

POSHAN is delighted to present the District Nutrition Profiles for all 30 districts of Odisha. You can access these from the list of districts provided below. Or, just click on the interactive map to navigate to your preferred district. To access the District Nutrition Profiles of other states in India, please click here. Explore this >> Read more

POSHAN District Nutrition Profiles: Uttar Pradesh (in English & Hindi)

POSHAN is delighted to present the District Nutrition Profiles (DNPs) for all 71 districts of Uttar Pradesh (UP), both in English and Hindi. You can access these, by language preference, from the list of districts provided below. Or, just click on the interactive map to navigate to your preferred district. To access the District Nutrition >> Read more

POSHAN District Nutrition Profiles: Chhattisgarh (in English & Hindi)

POSHAN is delighted to present the District Nutrition Profiles (DNPs) for all 18 districts of Chhattisgarh, both in English and Hindi. You can access these, by language preference, from the list of districts provided below. Or, just click on the interactive map to navigate to your preferred district. To access the District Nutrition Profiles of >> Read more

Strengthening data analysis for maternal nutrition related policy and program: POSHAN shares experiences with ASEAN countries

The importance of strengthening data analysis for policy and programs around maternal dietary intakes and nutrition status in ASEAN countries was highlighted at a planning meeting in Bangkok, where representatives from various government departments and academic institutions of Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand met on 26-27 April. The meeting was convened by the Institute of Nutrition, >> Read more

POSHAN District Nutrition Profiles: Madhya Pradesh (in English & Hindi)

POSHAN is delighted to present the District Nutrition Profiles (DNPs) for all 50 districts of Madhya Pradesh (MP), both in English and Hindi. You can access these by language preference from the list of districts provided.

POSHAN District Nutrition Profiles: Bihar (in English & Hindi)

POSHAN is delighted to present the District Nutrition Profiles (DNPs) for all 38 districts of Bihar, both in English and Hindi. You can access these, by language preference, from the list of districts provided below. Or, just click on the interactive map to navigate to your preferred district. To access the District Nutrition Profiles of >> Read more