Campaign Material


Eggs served each week in Schools and Anganwadis

(Version: December 2020)


Progress of Children Under Six: Revisiting ICDS in the FOCUS Districts (POCUS report, September 2016)   

Bachpan ko karti aabad, anganwadi zindabad
Long live the anganwadi

  What children need today: health, education, and nutrition
  A poster on the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) programme
  [Credit: Anitha Balachandran and Siddhartha Chatterjee]

  Long live the anganwadi
  A poster describing Supreme Court orders on the ICDS programme.
  [Credit: Anitha Balachandran and Siddhartha Chatterjee]


Anda Abhiyan in Jharkhand (3 July 2015): Press Release (English | Hindi), photos

Field Reports

Kuposhit Bachpan (Hindi)

Position Papers

Commissioner's Reports

Excerpts on ICDS in the reports by the commissioners to the Supreme Court:

Report on Maharashtra contractors in ICDS Part I and Part II (Biraj Patnaik, 31 Oct and 29 Nov 2012)
Issues in the implementation of ICDS in India (Letter to Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development from the Commissioners to the Supreme Court in the Right to Food Case, Dr. N.C. Saxena and Harsh Mander, 7 February 2012)
Ninth Report | Seventh report | Update on the Universalization of ICDS | Update on Compliance (note to the Supreme Court, 30 August 2007) | Sixth report | Fifth report | Special report (follow-up to the fourth report) | Fourth report | Third report

Other Reports

Madras High Court Judgement on SC/ST reservations for anganwadi workers
Affidavit to the Supreme Court of India on the functioning of the ICDS (submitted by the Ministry of Women and Child Development on behalf of  the Union of India, March 2007)
Report of hearing by the Rajya Sabha Petitions Committee on institutionalising ICDS as a regular department and regularising the services of Anganwadi workers 
Recommendations on ICDS based on deliberations of the National Advisory Council (28 August 2004, revised October 2004)
Follow-up Recommendations on ICDS based on deliberations of the National Advisory Council (5 February 2005)