#31-18 Nutrition for Health in India

Women in a “Backward Area” step forward

After 56 years of national rural development policy, many babies and mothers still die from diseases caused by poor nutrition, sanitation problems, and parasites. A project in the state of Karnataka has women manufacturing nutritional supplements for their community and educating women, youth, and sometimes men on how to live healthier lives.

Host(s): Smita Ramanathan and Manju Venkat
Featured Speakers/Guests: (to come)

Credits: Produced by Smita Ramanathan during a media fellowship from One World’s Dream A Dream Media Fellowships on Life Skills 2018, along with co-producer Manju Venkat. WINGS series producer, Frieda Werden.

Photo credit: Smita Ramanathan