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Thursday, May 10

$200 million Loan for POSHAN Abhiyaan

  • India has signed $200 Million Loan agreement with World Bank for National Nutrition Mission –POSHAN ABhiyaan.
  • The aim of the POSHAN Abhiyaan is to address the malnutrition through Convergence, Use of Technology and a Targeted approach

About POSHAN Abhiyaan. 
  • POSHAN Abhiyaan was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on International Women’s day (March 8 2018) in Jhunjhunu , Rajasthan, to boost nutrition among children and women.
  • It targets to reduce stunting , under nutrition, anaemia.
  • It also targets to reduce the low birth weight by 2% per annum.
  • It also targets to come down stunting among children in 0-6 years from 38.4 % to 25% by 2022.

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