Stories of Change for Nutrition in India

For too long, the stories about nutrition in India have been about the bleak situation for children growing up in India and the stark numbers.  How many times already have we now heard about the statistics of almost 1 child in 2 being stunted in India.  Although the Indian government has been slow to move >> Read more

Discussion Paper: The Operational Evidence Base for Delivering Direct Nutrition Interventions in India

This Discussion Paper features results of a desk review (1) to document the extent to which national and civil society/NGO programs in India reflect current technical recommendations for nutrition and (2) assess the operational evidence base for implementing essential interventions for nutrition in the Indian context. A team from IFPRI reviewed the designs of two >> Read more

2013 Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Nutrition Launched in India

With the goal of inspiring political commitment and engaging key stakeholders in a dialogue about opportunities for progress in nutrition in India, the 2013 Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Nutrition was launched in New Delhi on Friday, 28 June, 2013. The event was hosted by POSHAN partners the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) >> Read more