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A District Collector And A People’s Movement: A Photo Essay On How Angul In Odisha Is Winning The Malnutrition War
By Outlook Poshan On 24 October 2019
“Just a week left! Do you believe photographs are the best ways to shuttle information among masses?” The Tweets started from the last week of September, as Poshan Maah was nearing its end....
The Power of Nutrition and Unilever’s Lifebuoy Partner to Reduce Child Stunting
By IISD On 11 October 2019
The Power of Nutrition, an independent charitable foundation, and Lifebuoy, Unilever’s hygiene soap brand, have announced a partnership to reduce child stunting and improve nutrition in India. N....
Engaging Businesses to Make POSHAN Abhiyaan a Jan Andolan – Let’s Take the 1st Step
By CSRBOX On 02 September 2019
Taking cognizance of the alarmingly high malnutrition rates in India, the Government of India launched its flagship programme, POSHAN Abhiyaan (National Nutrition Mission), in March 2018. This program....
Odisha improves child and mental health faster; UP, Bihar lag behind
By Business Line On 29 August 2019
Odisha, one of India's poorest states, has made significant progress in reducing child undernutrition—less than India as a whole, but more than other poor states, such as Bihar, Uttar Pradesh an....
Project Mission Health- CSR Project by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Ltd. with a spent of INR 5.26 crore in the year 2018-19
By Gaver Chatterjee On 24 August 2019
Project Mission Health-Providing Nutritious Meals to Shape the Future   When GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Ltd. (GSK) tied up with The Akshaya Patra Foundation (TAPF) to provide primary n....

Can goat milk reduce Rural child malnutrition
By Sanjeev Kumar On 13 August 2019
Malnutrition hampers next generation of the country and perhaps most serious issue if we aspire to be a developed nation in next few decades. Goat has received least attention and in fact apathy by p....
ResponseNet & KFC India celebrate the anti-hunger initiative of addHope with ‘Ab Meri Baari’
By CSRBOX On 07 June 2019
KFC’s founder, Colonel Sanders is eponymous with never giving up. The man who met success at the age of 65, once said, “I just say the moral of my life is - Don’t Quit!”.&....
Making POSHAN Abhiyaan a Jan Andolan: Businesses and CSR have a Key Role to Play
By Sweta Chakraborty and Bhomik Shah On 28 May 2019
India has taken a giant leap as economic powerhouse in last one decade and its per capita income has grown over 60% since 2010. Despite a glorifying story at economic front and satisfactory upward mov....
Here are 10 large nutrition projects through CSR funding in India
By CSRBOX On 15 May 2019
Nutrition is an essential component for an individual to grow into a healthy and functional being. Often the essence of nutrition and wellbeing is jeopardized due to various reasons such as poverty, i....
Cargill, Heiferaim to better nutritional security of 100 million via backyard poultry
By Business Line On 27 March 2019
US food major Cargill on Monday teamed up with global charity Heifer International to launch an initiative aimed at improving livelihood and nutritional security of millions of people all over the wor....
IMPAct4Nutrtion convened by UNICEF, Tata Trusts, Sight and Life, CSRBOX, CII, WeCan and NASSCOM Foundation was launched today in New Delhi.
By CSRBOX On 13 March 2019
IMPAct4Nutrition is an opportunity for the private sector to be part of a large initiative that will positively impact the nutritional and health status of India. This is a platform for the private se....
2018 Global Nutrition Report reveals malnutrition is unacceptably high and affects every country in the world, but there is also an unprecedented opportunity to end it
By Global Nutrition Report: GNR On 30 November 2018
The world’s most comprehensive report on nutrition highlights the worrying prevalence and universality of malnutrition in all its forms. In its fifth edition, the Global Nutrition Report provid....
Concerns Raised Over Healthiness Of Major Food & Beverage Companies’ Products
By Access to Nutrition Index On 24 May 2018
Many leading food and drink manufacturers have stepped up efforts to encourage better diets, largely by adopting better policies and publishing more information, according to the 2018 Global Access to....
As millions go hungry, India eyes ways to stop wasting $14 billion of food a year
By Economic Times On 04 January 2018
For Bhaskar Kumar it is a struggle to name green leafy vegetables found in India for his homework as his staple diet is rice and salt with vegetables served only on festive occasions. But the eigh....
Union Cabinet Approves Setting Up Of National Nutrition Mission With INR 9000Cr
By CSRBOX On 01 December 2017
The Union Cabinet on Friday approved the National Nutrition Mission to ensure holistic development and adequate nutrition for adolescent girls, pregnant women, mothers and children, official sources s....
Study links underweight children in urban India with social backwardness, illiteracy and lack of toilets
By FirstPost On 27 October 2017
An underweight child in urban India is more likely to belong to a disadvantaged community, such as a scheduled caste or tribe, have an illiterate father or live in a home without a toilet than other c....
Akshaya Patra Launches campaign to serve 5 Bn mid day meals to children across India
By CSRBOX Desk On 31 May 2017
The Akshaya Patra Foundation, in partnership with GSK Consumer Healthcare, Nestle, PepsiCo India, PVR Nest, Reliance Fresh, Facebook, The LaLit, Reliance Broadcast Networks Ltd. & Viacom and the G....
Master Chef Sanjeev Kapoor Raises USD 2.1 Million for Akshaya Patra
By CSRBOX Desk On 24 May 2017
Chef Sanjeev Kapoor raised over $925,000 within a half hour, auctioning off tables for Akshaya Patra The newest awardee of the Padmashri, delighted the audience with his charisma and complete ded....
Indian experiences of private sector engagement in nutrition-Dr Rajan Sankar (Tata Trusts) speaks
By ENN On 18 May 2017
Dr Charulatha Banerjee, ENN’s Asia Regional Knowledge Management Specialist caught up with Dr Rajan Sankar, Director of Nutrition at Tata Trusts to understand more about philanthrop....
SBI Foundation Donates INR 88 L To Akshaya Patra Foundation
By CSRBOX Desk On 09 April 2017
Invested towards 1250 Hot Insulated Vessels to keep food hot for 8-10 hours   The Akshaya Patra Foundation received a donation of INR 88 lakhs from SBI Foundation. The money is donated by the C....