Policy Briefs & Reports

Mission Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0

Avani Kapur, Tanya Rana, Ritwik Shukla

Centre for Policy Research

February 2, 2023

In Financial Year (FY) 2021-22, the Government of India (GoI) restructured the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS), POSHAN (Prime Minister’s Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment) Abhiyaan, and the Scheme for Adolescent Girls (SAG) into Mission Saksham Anganwadi and Poshan 2.0, also known as Poshan 2.0.

This brief uses government data to analyse:
■ Required funds, allocations, and releases;
■ Governance, including human resources;
■ Changes in coverage; and
■ Outcomes