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Millets in Midday Meal might come as a breather for farmers

2018-04-17

The Week

Large-scale inclusion of millets as part of the Mid-Day Meal Scheme will automatically result in an increased demand for the crops, thus incentivising farmers to opt for them over rice and wheat.

Our pursuit of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is largely dependent on equality in the distribution of resources and inclusive growth.

The event showcases the talents of our beneficiary children as a part of 'Giving Every Dream a Chance’, our flagship initiative to nurture children with unique dreams.

The MDM scheme started by the Government of India under the umbrella of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan has been developed to tackle classroom hunger, one of the major concerns plaguing our society.

Digital Education among students in Rural Areas

Akshaya Patra in Partnership with Infosys Foundation Inaugurates a Mega Centralised Kitchen in Telangana. 

Akshaya Patra: Feeding 1.6 million children a day

2018-03-15

LiveMint

Starting with 1,500 students in 2000, the midday meal scheme run by the non-profit has evolved to become the world's largest. It now aims to increase its reach to five million students by 2020.

The Mid-Day Meal scheme, by drawing more children to be its beneficiary, is a significant move toward strengthening the social indicators of the country.

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