Leveraging Agriculture for Child and Adolescent Nutrition in India
Shetty, Dr Prakash
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Ensuring access and safety of food to meet the nutritional requirements of proteins, calories and micronutrients in infancy and childhood from six months of age needs to be a priority in India. This Policy Brief looks at the following focus polices and programmes: Supplementary Nutrition Programme under ICDS; Mid-Day Meal Scheme; National Nutrition Policy 1993; Draft National Plan of Action for Children 2016; National Food Security Act 2013.
CitationLANSA (2017) Leveraging Agriculture for Child and Adolescent Nutrition in India, Policy Brief 2016 3, Brighton: LANSA
Is part of seriesLANSA Policy Brief Series 2016;
Rights holderLeveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA)
SponsorDepartment for International Development (DFID)