Why Preventive Approach to Malnutrition?

Ayush Case Study (An Insight to Understand Matri Sudha’s Work on Malnutrition) (Aspect 1- Curative Care) Ayush was acknowledged Severely Acute Malnourished with medical complications during the growth monitoring process initiated in October 2014 by Matri Sudha. Ayush was 18 months old at that time and according to weight for age, his weight was only… Continue reading Why Preventive Approach to Malnutrition?

Poshan Sabha

HEALTH & NUTRITION ‘Poshan Sabha’ is the name given to a meeting which creates the platform to address the issue of malnutrition in the community through multisectoral approach. This poshan sabha had drawn Matri Sudha’s decade old experience to capacitate women on cooking healthy and nutritious food from the available items in the family food… Continue reading Poshan Sabha

#Children Resource Centre is Picking Up its Speed with Adolescents in VP Singh Camp

Theme – Health and Nutrition Matri Sudha planned to conduct four training sessions of one hour each with two groups in VP Singh Camp during this month and first month of June. The organization covers 1000 households in VP Singh where in 500 households were added during this year project cycle, therefore, covering two different… Continue reading #Children Resource Centre is Picking Up its Speed with Adolescents in VP Singh Camp

#10 Children Connected to School Education

Rudra was born in 2013 to Mr. Ajeet and Madhuri Rai. He has been one of the beneficiaries of early childhood development initiative of Matri Sudha for children aged 3-6 years. Matri Sudha addresses the critical social problems of maternal and child health, malnutrition and school education by working directly with children, families and communities.… Continue reading #10 Children Connected to School Education

In Photos: Who is To Blame For The Malnourished Children of Delhi?

A study found that 36% of 3650 children surveyed in Delhi’s urban slums were malnourished (Photo: Shorbori Purkayastha/The Quint) “There is no better joy than laying the foundations of a strong future for these little children,” Narendra Modi wrote in a blog for the Times of India in 2013. Children are the future of the world, but some children don’t… Continue reading In Photos: Who is To Blame For The Malnourished Children of Delhi?

Nutrition Governance in Delhi (Rights vs Realities

Right to food and nutrition is a challenging issue for India and its seriousness is even reflected in the capital city of Delhi. With much effort the National Food Security Act, 2013 was promulgated to ensure nutritional support and food security to different categories of children and women through government programmes and Schemes. The Law provides for a comprehensive… Continue reading Nutrition Governance in Delhi (Rights vs Realities