Project Poshan

Maharashtra has a high rate of malnourishment, with nearly half of all deaths in children under 5 caused by undernourishment. The problem is particularly severe in rural areas, where socio-economic challenges exacerbate the issue. To address this, United Way Mumbai has partnered with the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) to launch Project Poshan, aimed at combatting malnutrition in both rural and urban communities.


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UWM's Poshan Project Conducts Capacity-Building Training for Anganwadi Workers
Street Plays and Health Camps Impacting 176 Villages in Karjat
Third Round of Supplementary Nutrition Distribution Supports Children in Karjat
Kitchen Garden Kits Bring Fresh Produce to Families in Ambivali Beat and Karjat Villages
Project Poshan Update - May 2023
Project Poshan Update - February 2023
Project Poshan Update - January 2023
Project Poshan Update - December 2022
Project Poshan Update - November 2022
Project Poshan Update October 2022
Project Poshan Update - September 2022
Poshan Recipe Book
National Nutrition Month 2020
Project Poshan Update - August 2020
Project Poshan Update - July 2020
Project Poshan Update - May 2020
Project Poshan Update - March 2020
Meeting with parents of SAM children at Poshan Resource centre, Karjat
Training of frontline health workers on Anaemia prevention and MHM in Panvel Block-1
Anaemia testing and awareness camp at Shirdhon and Navha, RZP schools
November 2019 Update
October 2019 Update
National Nutrition Month 2019
World Breastfeeding Week 2019
Project Poshan - World Immunisation Week
National Safe Motherhood Day
Project Poshan Commemoration of World Health Day 2019
Capacity Building of Anganwadi Workers
Distribution of food supplements
Poshan Update: 31st January 2019
Commemoration of National Nutrition Month
World Breastfeeding Week Activities
Project Poshan - Kitchen Garden Plantation Update
Project Poshan - Karjat
Inauguration of Project Poshan's Karjat Field Office
Project Poshan - Mumbai Inauguration
Project Poshan - Safe Food Handling Training
Project Poshan Video (The Better India)
Project Poshan: Fight Against Malnutrition - 12th July
Update: Project Poshan, 3rd May 2017
Report - Update 7th March 2017
Report - 23 February 2017
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