With an aim to integrate information technology for better roll out of its major social sector schemes, Ministry of Woman and Child Development organized a day-long Seminar on Technology Partnerships for Steering POSHAN Abhiyaan called ‘TECH-THON’. Poshan is an overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment launched by PM Modi.
Convergence and innovative use of technology are the two hallmarks of POSHAN Abhiyaan. ICDS- Common Application Software has been specially designed to strengthen the Service Delivery System as well as the mechanism for Real-Time Monitoring for nutritional outcomes.
Source- DD News
Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
- POSHAN Abhiyaan was launched by the Prime Minister on 8thMarch, 2018 in Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan.
- Smt. Maneka Gandhi is the present Minister of Ministry of Woman and Child Development.