Poverty Reduction and Livelihoods Promotion

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  • Strengthening Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) and National Service Scheme (NSS) (2014-2017)Strengthening Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) and National Service Scheme (NSS) (2014-2017)In partnership with Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India, the project aims to provide catalytic support to the Youth Volunteer Schemes in the country and facilitate greater youth participation and voice in peace and sustainable development programmes.

  • Disha: Creating Employment and Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Women in India (2015-2017)Disha: Creating Employment and Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Women in India (2015-2017)A three-year partnership between the India Development Foundation, UNDP and Xyntéo, supported by IKEA Foundation seeks to positively impact the lives of one million women in India through training, entrepreneurial skill development and employment, as well as to develop a new model of public-private collaboration that can be adapted and replicated across India.

  • Governance and Accelerated Livelihoods Support (GOALS) (2013-2017)Governance and Accelerated Livelihoods Support (GOALS) (2013-2017)The project aims to strengthen the effectiveness of key programmes of the Ministry of Rural Development with a particular focus on livelihoods and employment in twelve districts of Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Odisha.

Health

Health
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  • Increasing Access to HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care for Vulnerable People (2013- 2017)Jul 20, 2016Increasing Access to HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care for Vulnerable People (2013- 2017)In partnership with the Department of Aids Control, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, the project aims to reduce stigma faced by people affected by HIV and support improved access to entitlements and services through mobilizing communities and strengthening institutions on facilitating access to social protection and expanding coverage of HIV services to hard-to-reach men-having-sex-with-men and transgender groups.

  • Improving Efficiency of Vaccination Systems in Multiple States (2014-2016)Jun 14, 2016Improving Efficiency of Vaccination Systems in Multiple States (2014-2016)In partnership with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, UNDP aims to support the UIP through designing and implementing an Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network (eVIN), and strengthening the evidence base for improved policy-making in vaccine delivery, procurement and planning for new antigens.

  • Improving Efficiency of Health Care System in Multiple States (2013-2017)May 7, 2016Improving Efficiency of Health Care System in Multiple States (2013-2017)UNDP is supporting Government of India and State Governments in improving efficiency of healthcare systems and medical service delivery through procurement of medical goods and enhancing capacities of the existing government medical entities.