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25th June - The Hindu Editorial - Part-1(in Hindi)
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Subhodeep Das
VIT University graduate with Mechanical , Appeared in UPSC Mains with Geography Optional . 4+ yr. Teaching Experience

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Shankar Kumar
6 months ago
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Sir, What about National Nutrition Mission?

  2. The tools for counting For nutrition security: On undernourishment A new vulnerability India remains lacking in the commitment to tackle undernourishment. S. UBHODEEP


  4. UN's State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World report for 2017 has important pointers to achieve nutrition policy reform Found that gains achieved on food security and better nutrition - Risk. Although absolute numbers of people facing hunger and poor nutrition have always been high, the year 2000 Estimate - 815 million people enduring chronic food deprivation in there was a reduction in the rate of undernourishment since 2016, compared to Z75 million in 2014, is depressing in itself, the deprivation is even greater among people who live in regions affected by conflict and the extreme effects of climate change. S. UBHODEEP

  5. ...Data Report child under-nutrition rates continue to drop, although one in four children is still affected by stunting. reduced growth rate in human development(0-59 months) These are averages and do not reflect the disparities among regions, within countries and between States Factors making food scarce and expensive for many: The impact of the economic downturn, - Many violent conflicts, - Fall in commodity export revenues, and Failure of agriculture owing to drought and floods -Setback to all countries trying to meet the Sustainable Development Goal on ending hunger and achieving food security and improved nutrition. UBHODEEP

  6. India's efforts Olndia's efforts at improving access to food and good nutrition are led by the National Food Security Act. special nutritional schemes for women and children operated through the States. On spite of such interventions, 14.5% of the population suffers from undernourishment, going by the UN's assessment for 2014-16. At the national level, 53% of women are anaemic, Health Ministry data show. UBHODEEP

  7. OData shows - the Centre and State governments are woefully short on the commitment to end undernourishment. OInstitutions such as the State Food Commissions have not made a big difference either. Distributing nutritious food as a public health measure is still not a political imperative, while ill-conceived policies are making it difficult for many to do this. UBHODEEP

  8. Need Report on nutritional deficiency - serve as an opportunity to evaluate the role played by the PDS in bringing about dietary diversity for those relying on subsidised food NITI Aayog - found - families below the poverty line consumed more cereals and less milk Complementing rice and wheat with more nutritious food items should be the goal. UBHODEEP

  9. The tools for counting Sketchy deal: On OPEC oil output boost A new vulnerability OPEC agreed to increase its daily output to address the problem of rising crude oil prices S. UBHODEEP

  10. Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) 4m Intergovernmental organization of 15 nations as of June 2018 Founded in 1960 in Baghdad by the first five members (Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Venezuela), Headquartered in Vienna, Austria Mission is "to coordinate and unify the petroleum policies of its member countries and ensure the stabilization of oil markets UBHODEEP

  11. OPEC members had in late 2016, it is worth noting, agreed to a historic deal to cut output by 1.2 million barrels a day in order to end a supply glut and raise the price of oil. o.ut uapyst olowine unexpeted outnesinn Since then, the cartel has in fact managed to overshoot its production cut target following unexpected outages in countries such as Venezuela and Libya, contributing to the steep rise in oil prices. The lack of any clear commitment from OPEC to raise production suggests that the threat of a supply shock still looms over the global economy. UBHODEEP

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