Know About Us

Association for Nutrition And Development Action is a Planet Groups section 8 NFP organisation that works to catalyse the SDG goal of ZERO Hunger by leveraging innovative food solutions, integrating communities, fostering collaborations and engaging technology to deliver high impact, sustainable and scalable health and nutrition projects.

OUR VISION:

Realising 'The Hunger Free & Nourished India'

OUR MISSION:

Impact 1 Million Lives by 2025 Through Safe & Sustainable Mass-feeding Solutions.

Our Goals Are Aligned with WHO Global Nutrition Targets for 2025

Stunting

40% reduction in the number of children under-5 who are stunted

Anemia

50% reduction of anemia in women of reproductive age

Breastfeeding

Increase the rate of exclusive breastfeeding in the first 6 months up to at least 50%

Childhood Overweight

No increase in childhood overweight

Low Birth Weight

30% reduction in low birth weight

Wasting

Reduce & maintain childhood wasting to less than 5%

Adequate Nutrition Can Change Everything

Health

Improved mother and child health. Reduced morbidity & mortality. Increased immunity to fight life-threatening diseases.

Education

Adequately nourished children are stronger and have improved cognitive abilities. This means children are better focused, attentive, and can attain educational goals.

Livelihood

Nourished children turn into stronger adults capable of attaining gainful employment to defeat poverty and contribute to the nation.

Nation

45% of Indians are under 25 years of age. We can leverage this strength for economic growth by fighting malnutrition.

Our Health & Nutrition Programs

Mother & Child

Supplementary nutrition delivery program integrated with Community Engagement to improve health and wellbeing of children below 6 years, pregnant & lactating mothers

Adolescent Girls

Nutrition adequacy program with integrated health awareness initiatives to enable holistic growth and development of adolescent girls.

School Children

Mid-day meal feeding program integrated with social and behaviour change interventions to eradicate classroom hunger and achieve better learning outcomes among school going children

Feeding Programs

Mass Feeding solution to serve safe, hygienic, adequate and dignified meals to defend vulnerable and underprivileged groups and communities against hunger and starvation

Disaster Food Relief

Rapid response feeding solution to ensure availability of safe, hygienic and nutritious meals for deployment during disaster and emergency situations
Our Partners
Team of Thinkers & Innovators

A few of the people who keep ANNADA running relentlessly towards realising a hunger-free India.

Deepak Soni

Director

Alvin D'Souza

Program Head

Satyen Melwani

Marketing

Seema Vats

CSR Partnerships

Vivek Kumar

CSR Partnerships

Aditya Salekar

PROGRAM SUPERVISION

Pappu Gupta

Project Management

Sanjay Mishra

Project Management

Jivita Gawade

Financial Reconciliation
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