Civil Society and Union Budget 2015
Mar 11, 2015 01:10 PM
Programmes that address equity, inclusive development and underpin the development of a strong, capable and peaceful nation have all been subjected to drastic budget cuts, stated Child Rights Activists working across a broad spectrum of issues that affect children.
[India] [Health] [South Asia] [Children]
Feb 26, 2015 05:57 PM
The Budget should make provision for increasing allocation for family planning, including an expanded choice for spacing methods of contraception, writes Poonam Muttreja.
[Health] [Children] [India] [South Asia]
Feb 23, 2015 04:35 PM
The consistently low allocations of below 5 percent of the total Union Budget for the needs of children needs serious reflection, writes Puja Marwaha.
[Child rights] [South Asia] [India] [Child mortality]
Feb 18, 2015 06:15 PM
Dr Arun Gupta, Regional Coordinator, International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) Asia Pacific, said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s idea of setting up 100 smart cities will only succeed if the government invests in children.
[Education] [Indian women] [Children] [India welfare schemes] [South Asia]