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  • Hunger in India

    For Prelims: Hunger and related initiatives, Community Kitchen and related schemes in different states For mains: Hunger and malnutrition in...

    20 Jan 2022 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • National Family Health Survey-5

    About National Family Health Survey (NFHS): The NFHS is a large-scale, multi-round survey conducted in a representative sample of households...

    01 Jan 2022 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Resuming LPG Subsidies

    This article is based on “High LPG Prices are Scorching the Air Pollution Fight” which was published in The Hindu on 09/12/2021. It...

    09 Dec 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Climate Change and Food Insecurity

    This editorial is based on “COP27, in Egypt, Must Focus on Food Systems” which was published in The Hindu. It talks about how food...

    08 Dec 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • NFHS-5: A Closer Look

    This article is based on “A Close Reading of the NFHS-5, the Health of India” which was published in The Hindu on 27/11/2021. It talks...

    27 Nov 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Nutrition Smart Village Initiative

    Why in News A programme on “Nutrition Smart Village” will be initiated to strengthen the Poshan Abhiyan. It will be part of the Azadi...

    11 Nov 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Tackling Hunger

    This article is based on “Alarming hunger or statistical artefact?” which was published in The Hindu on 18/10/2021. It talks about...

    20 Oct 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • World Food Day 2021

    Why in News World Food Day is celebrated every year on October 16th to commemorate the date of the founding of the United Nations (UN) Food and...

    19 Oct 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Blue Food

    Why in News Recently, a report titled Environmental performance of blue foods has stated that the Aquatic or blue foods can be made more...

    25 Sep 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Role of Rice in Boosting Nourishment

    Why in News According to a recent study, as many as 12 folk varieties of Indian rice examined by researchers can supplement the nutritional demand...

    21 Sep 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Nutritional Security Through Food Fortification

    This article is based on Biofortified food can lead India from food security to nutrition security, which was published in The Indian Express on...

    30 Aug 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Seven Years of Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana

    Why in News Recently, the government has asked the banks to improve access of account holders in the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) scheme...

    30 Aug 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Need For Urban Social Safety

    This article is based on Comment An urban jobs safety net which was published in The Hindu on 11/08/2021. It talks about the challenges faced by...

    12 Aug 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Road to Zero Hunger Goal: SDG 2

    Why in News According to a recent report by the United Nations, the goal of achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 2 i.e. ‘Zero...

    05 Aug 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Adverse Impacts of Food Fortification

    Why in News Recently, a group of scientists and activists have warned the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) of the adverse...

    03 Aug 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Severe Acute Malnutrition in India

    Why in News According to the Women and Child Development Ministry, more than 9.2 lakh children (from six months to six years) in India were...

    31 Jul 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Nutrient Loss in Wheat & Rice

    Why in News Recently, researchers from various institutes under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Bidhan Chandra Krishi...

    21 Jun 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Effect of Covid on Urban and Rural Poor

    Why in News Recently, a report by Hunger Watch claimed that Covid-19 has left the urban poor in India poorer, more hungry and with less nutrition...

    08 May 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • Commitment to Reducing Inequality Index 2020: Oxfam

    Why in News Recently, the Labour and Employment Minister has informed the Lok Sabha that Oxfam Commitment to Reducing Inequality (CRI) Index 2020...

    24 Mar 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

  • The Inequality Virus Report: Oxfam International

    Why in News Recently, the Inequality Virus Report, released by Oxfam International, has found that the Covid pandemic deeply increased the existing...

    25 Jan 2021 Issues Relating to Poverty & Hunger

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