The National Policy for Children 2013 adopted by the Government of India in April 2013, adheres to the Constitutional mandate and guiding principles of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). It identifies rights of children under 4 key priority areas - Survival, Health and Nutrition, Education and Development, Protection, and Participation.
This research is supported by the Department for International Development’s by the Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) programme
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA). National Plan of Action for Children (NPAC) 2016. Policy Brief Issue 7, November 2016, 4p
Published 1 November 2016