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Budgeting for Change Series, 2011

Integrated Child Development Services - Budgeting for Change Series

Children below the age of 18 years account for nearly 40 per cent of India’s population. But with the largest number of malnourished children in the world  faces a challenge in terms of investing in its large and growing young population. This summary report assesses the extent of public spending on the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) programme and the quality of spending with regard to the outputs and services delivered.

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Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) - Budgeting for Change Series, 2011

India’s total public spending on education (at 3.23 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2009-10) is nowhere near the promised 6 per cent and the educational outcomes reveal critical gaps. Launched in 2001, the goal of the SSA is to ensure that ‘every child is in school and is learning well.’

This summary report looks at the quality of spending with regard to the outputs and services delivered by the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan

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Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC) - Budgeting for Change Series, 2011

This summary report attempts to assess the magnitude of public spending on sanitation in India, specifically on the Total Sanitation Campaign (TSC), and the quality of spending with regard to the outputs and services delivered. The focus is on understanding the issues that constrain fund utilisation in the Campaign, right from the Union Government to the State Government level, and further down to the district, block, village and the primary unit of service delivery.

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National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) - Budgeting for Change Series, 2011

Recognising child and maternal health as a critical concern, the Government of India launched the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) in 2005 in the country, with a special focus on 18 states identified as having poor outcome indicators. This summary report assesses the quality of public spending on NRHM with regard to the outputs and services it promises to deliver.

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Madhya Pradesh, Tracking Public Investments for Children - Budgeting for Change Series, 2011

This report focuses on analysis of public spending on children in selected states and districts of India. Field data reported in this summary report was gathered during 2007-08.

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Rajasthan: Tracking Public Investments for Children - Budgeting for Change Series, 2011

This report focuses on analysis of public spending on children in selected states and districts of India. Field data reported in this summary report was gathered during 2007-08.
 
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Uttar Pradesh: Tracking Public Investments for Children - Budgeting for Change Series, 2011

This report  focuses on analysis of public spending on children in selected states and districts of India. Field data reported in this summary report was gathered during 2007-08.

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