The Nutrition Resource Platform (NRP) is an Initiative
of the Child Development and Nutrition Bureau of Ministry of Women and
Child Development (MWCD), Governmnet of India, developed with the aim to
collect, collate and make available resources and materials on nutrition
and child development to diverse stakeholders such as Nutrition & Child
care professionals, Frontline Workers like Anganwadi Workers, Policy Makers
and Implementers, Academia, Grass root organizations as well as National
and International Organization working in the field of Nutrition and Child care.
NRP is an interactive knowledge resource base which facilitates real quick time interaction exchange of ideas, discussions between Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) and other stakeholders to promote a better understanding of the existing and the newer researches in the field of Nutrition and child care. Besides policy makers and academia, NRP will act as a platform for improved communication among and with stakeholders including front line workers on the issue of nutrition and child care.NRP imparts user friendly services to front line workers through interactive IT and Mobile/telephony service networks.
The NRP functions as part of Food and Nutrition Board (FNB) and National Institude of Public CoOperation and Child Development (NIPCCD) with National Informatatics Centre (NIC) providing technical, IT logistics nad hosting support. It would also have linkages with important institutions of repu of India (NFI) and Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India (BPNI) and others.