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Budget Outlays for Nutrition-Sensitive Programmes: Insights from Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh

Publisher: CBGA & UNICEF India

Nutrition-sensitive programmes and interventions (NSIs), i.e. interventions that have the potential to improve nutrition security (though nutrition is not the primary objective with which they were introduced), have a critical role to play. Near universal coverage of NSIs in combination with nutritionspecific interventions is needed for significant gains in child stunting reduction in India. We investigated the platforms for delivery of NSIs and the total allocations and spending on NSIs by Union and state governments

Author(s): Nilachala Acharya, Vani Sethi, Chandrika Singh, Saumya Shrivastava | Views(378) | Download (155)

  
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