New Delhi/Bhubaneshwar: The United Nations World Meals Programme (WFP) and the Authorities of Odisha will work on enhancing family meals and dietary safety by strengthening livelihood initiatives, reaching 1000’s of state-supported Ladies’s Self-Assist Teams (WSHGs).
“It is a vital partnership for reaching dietary safety in Odisha targeted on empowerment, livelihood, and incomes of girls,” mentioned WFP Nation Director in India, Bishow Parajuli. “Such targeted initiatives are vital to handle and scale back vulnerabilities round meals safety as highlighted by the COVD-19 pandemic.”
An settlement was signed as we speak between Mr. Parajuli and Ms. Sujata R Karthikeyan, Commissioner-cum-Secretary, Division of Mission Shakti, Authorities of Odisha, at a digital ceremony.
“Sustainable livelihoods result in improved family meals and dietary safety and finally lead to holistic empowerment of girls. This collaboration will assist Ladies’s Self-Assist Teams (WSHGs) by offering technical help and capability growth, instantly contributing to long-term meals safety and growing a replicable mannequin,” mentioned Ms. Sujata R Karthikeyan.
“Working with Self Assist Teams to create livelihood alternatives, enhancing family dietary safety and rising ladies’s participation in determination making are a few of the core aims for the Division of Mission Shakti.”
The partnership, efficient until December 2023, may even be specializing in enhancing the linkage of girls teams with authorities procurement methods, rising consciousness on entitlements, constructing the capability of girls’s teams, and growing monitoring instruments, and endeavor evaluations to enhance the operate of the teams.
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Parvinder Singh; WFP/New Delhi;
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