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Towards a Nutrition-Sensitive Tribal Sub-Plan: Insights From Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh And Odisha

Publisher: CBGA & UNICEF India

4.9 million (42%) tribal children suffer from stunting, a sign of chronic nutrition deprivation. A budgetary strategy to supplement resources - Tribal Sub-Plan (TSP), can be tapped for improving nutrition services in tribal pockets across multiple sectors. This study examined TSP earmarking and utilization at Union level and across three states (Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Odisha) to assess whether this strategy has been used for nutrition related programmes/ schemes.

Author(s): Chandrika Singh, Vani Sethi | Views(352) | Download (153)

  
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