CII eastern region has signed MoU with Unicef to establish a Corporate Social Responsibility hub in Chhattisgarh and monitor nutritional levels among pregnant women and children up to six years of age.
The project, which would be on the lines of work going on in West Bengal, is part of CII-Unicef venture being undertaken across the country. Under this project, the CII-Unicef would adopt few Anganwadi centres in state and monitor their minimum nutritional requirements. Talking to media, chairman of CII- Eastern Region and managing director, of Mjunction Services Limited, Viresh Oberoi, said that nutrition among pregnant ladies and children up to six years of age is required and “we” will cooperate in this to assess the present state and point out shortcomings.
Meanwhile a CII team, led by Oberoi, called on chief minister, Raman Singh and briefed him on CII’s efforts to promote industrialization in state and region.