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Reading material on Maternity Entitlement and Child Care


Public Hearing on “Realising Maternity Entitlements and Right to Crèches”: A Report


Resolution from 6th National Convention of Right to Food Campaign Maternity Entitlements and Crèches


Realising Universal Maternity Entitlements - Lessons from Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana


मातृत्व हक के बिना कैसे अच्छे दिन!


Report on the Study of the Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana


“National Consultation on Maternity Benefit Act”, 2nd July 2013, Committee Room, ‘A’, Vigyan Bhawan Annexe, New Delhi


A note on suggested changes in the Scheme ‘IGMSY’, Ministry of Women and Child Development, National Mission for Empowerment of Women


A short note on Continuum of Maternal and Early Childhood care (0-6 years)


Realising Universal Maternity Entitlement through the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016


Vividha Features issue 370-1


Right to Food Campaign - Demand for Budget 2017


Right to Food Campaign - Maternity Entitlements were legal rights 3 years ago, not a New Year gift


Who cares? A study of Child Care Facilities for low-income Working Women in India, Mina Swaminathan


Report of the Inter Ministerial Group on ICDS Restructuring


HungaMa - Fighting Hunger and Malnutrition, The Hungama Survey Report 2011


FORCES Charter of Demands for the 2014 Elections


The Broad Framework for Implementation: ICDS Mission, October 2012


Learning from Models of ECCD Provision in India, Dipa Sinha & Vandana Bhatia (presented to Kusuma Foundation), June 2009


2010 Global Hunger Index - The Challenge of Hunger: Focus on the Crisis of Child Undernutrition


The Millennium Development Goals: A Critique from the South, Samir Amin


Who Cares for the Child ? Gender and the Care Regime in India: Report of the UNICEF-ISST Conference Surajkund, National Capital Region, India, December 2009


MoHFW, GoI Working Draft: Version January ’09 The National Health Bill, 2009


The Unorganized Sector Workers’ Social Security Bill, 2005


National Policy for Children, Government of India, Department of Social Welfare, New Delhi


Presentation and Discussion on Dr. Muthulaksmi Maternity Assistance Scheme (DMMAS), Planning Commission


Starting strong: Early childhood development in India Iona Miller: A guide for funders and charities, 2009


Closing the Survival Gap for Children Under 5, State of the World’s Mothers, 2008


Understanding Untouchability: A Comprehensive Study of Practices and Conditions in 1589 Villages


Undoing our Future: A Report on the Status of the Young Child in India


Undoing our Future: Summary of the Report on the Status of the Young Child in India


Media Advocacy on Early Childhood Care and Development (2005-2008: Process Documentation)


Bachpan: Story Book on Anganwadi







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