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The Indian women eating with their families for the first time


But traditionally, eating together has not been encouraged in India. Men and children are fed first and only then can women sit down to eat...

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How the Simple Act of Eating Together Is Tackling Malnutrition in Rural India


For 35 years, Manshu Damor of Ambapara village (in Rajasthan’s Banswara district) had thought it unthinkable to eat a meal alongside his wife and daughter-in-law. Today, the men and women of not just ...

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Women in Rural India Register Dramatic Gains in Nutrition, Food Security


New research and project results from the Rajasthan Nutrition Project show dramatic improvement in the food security, nutrition, and health practices of women, girls and infants. In just two years time, ...

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Eat with your family, ask for your rights, rural Indian women told


While Indian law ensures equal inheritance rights for women, in states such as Rajasthan, married women often forgo their claim through a tradition called "haq tyag", or sacrifice of right ...

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Mealtimes are becoming a family affair in India’s Desert State


India’s mothers are among the most malnourished in the world, but a project empowering women and fighting harmful traditions gives hope for a solution ...

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Why Indian Women Must Eat With Their Families, And How It Can Change India


When the women of this southwestern Rajasthan village sat down to eat, it was usually after the rest of the family had finished its meal — the men first, the children next and themselves last...

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Women in Rural India Register Dramatic Gains in Nutrition, Food Security


New research and project results from the Rajasthan Nutrition Project show dramatic improvement in the food security, nutrition, and health practices of women, girls and infants....

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Women in Rural India Register Dramatic Gains in Nutrition, Food Security


New research and project results from the Rajasthan Nutrition Project show dramatic improvement in the food security, nutrition, and health practices of women, girls and infants. ...

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Women in Rural India Register Dramatic Gains in Nutrition, Food Security


New research by Freedom from Hunger India Trust and Grameen Foundation reveals promising approaches to combat anemia, improve maternal and infant health. The organizations worked with local partners in Rajasthan and West Bengal to train...