Public Health in India

NFHS-4 Phase-I Results

The first phase results of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS-4), which was conducted in 2015-16, were released in January, 2016. The NFHS-4 survey interviewed men of 15-54 years age and women of 15-49 years age. The first phase results covered 13 states and 2 union territories. The NFHS-4 is for the first time collecting […]


Swachh Bharat for Boys

Swachh Bharat initiative is the flagship programme of the new government and one of the primary objectives of the same is providing access to safe sanitary conditions for all citizens. A major corollary of the latter is building more toilets in schools, especially for girls. Provision of more toilets for girls in schools will ensure […]