5 September 2021
Keep up-to-date with all that is happening in welfare policy with this curated selection of news, published every fortnight.
- The Union government has urged all state governments to ensure that the aspirational districts have a nutrition garden at Anganwadi centres (AWCs). To learn more about the AWCs and what they look like from the inside, download this infographic.
- Madhya Pradesh became the second state in the country to implement the National Education Policy after Karnataka.
- The government has launched the e-SHRAM portal to maintain a database of workers in the unorganised sector.
- India has become the first Asian country to launch the Plastics Pact that aims to bring together businesses, governments, and nonprofits to set time-bound commitments to reduce plastics from their value chains.