To address the increasing vulnerability of women to HIV and related issues, the Ministry of Women and Child Development (MWCD) invited UNIFEM to undertake a policy review in 2005 of the schemes and programmes of MWCD, to develop a training package for women for their empowerment.
Project Axshya builds a new dimension to TB control in India – community ‘ownership’ through civil society led public health programming. Through its innovative interventions focusing on Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilisation, Project Axshya is strengthening the Revised National TB Control Programme (RNTCP) to achieve its objective of Universal Access to TB services.
The danger of HIV and AIDS epidemics are spreading far and wide at a very alarming nature in India. To build public awareness and to pull the people out of this dreadful quagmire, the honorable members of the Bihar Legislature have formed the Bihar Legislatures’ Forum on HIV/AIDS. The documentation highlights the significant role of the Forum in order to provide better health services to the people.
The Government of India-UNDP Capacity Development for Local Governance (CDLG) project is implemented by the Ministry of Panchayati Raj. It aims to strengthen institutions and mechanisms so as to enhance capacities of elected representatives (ERs) and functionaries for human development oriented, inclusive planning, implementation and improved accountability in local governance.