Article written by Eshwer Kale published in the Economic and Political Weekly (EPW) (Vol. 52, Issue No. 3 dated 21 Jan, 2017)
Awareness and Capacity Building: Essential for Food and Nutrition Security in Rural India
Empowerment in food and nutrition security (FNS) implies that communities have knowledge of a balanced diet. Emphasis is on knowledge and the enabling environment for communities to grow their own food and meet nutritional demands on their own.
This policy brief is an outcome of the project ‘Promotion of Climate Change Adaptation in Semi-arid and Rain-fed regions of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.