IPE Global | News | February 28, 2019 IST
IPE Global’s WeCan project supported National Health Mission, Jharkhand in launch the State Action Plan (SAP) for Micronutrient Supplementation at Ranchi’s Capitol Hill earlier today. Dr. Nitin Madan Kulkarni, Secretary, Health, Medical Education and Family Welfare presided as the Chief Guest at the launch. Dr. Rajendra Paswan, Director in Chief, Jharkhand Health Services; Dr. Dinesh Kumar Saxena, Director General, State Nutrition Mission; Dr. Alok Ranjan of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and; Dr. Madhulika Jonathan, UNICEF Jharkhand were present as the guests of honour.
Dr. Gunjan Taneja of USAID Vriddhi project and Ms. Namita Wadhwa of Rajpusht were among the various stakeholders and dignitaries who deliberated the benefits of executing a result oriented action plan that can ensure an uninterrupted supply and high coverage of micronutrients by strengthen the system at state, district and sub district levels.
The event received wide coverages in Print publications such as Times of India, Daily Pioneer, Hindustan, Prabhat Khabar, Sanmarg, Gandhiv, Aaj, Dainik Bhaskar, Deshpran, Khabar Mantra, Morning India, Rashtriya Sagar, Rashtriya Khabar, Awami News, Freedom Fighter, Shwetpatra, Ranchi Express, NAV Bihar, Jharkhand Jagara etc.