Population, health and nutrition profile of the Scheduled
Tribes in India: a comparative perspective, 2016–2021

Action by Government

MoHFW and Ministry of Tribal Affairs sign an MoU for extending services of School Health Programme to schools supported by MoTA

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Report Given to

  • Hon. Amartya Sen (An eminent economist and philosopher)
  • Hon. Nitin Gadkari (Minister of Road Transport and Highways of India)
  • Hon. Sitaram Yechury (Secretary General of the Communist Party of India)
  • Hon. Jairam Ramesh (MP, Rajya Sabha)


Inter Ministerial Steering Group

Govt. of India

1 August 18, Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi

Presence: Smt Preeti Sudan (Health Secretary, MoHFW, Govt of India), Mr Deepak Khandekar (Secretary, MoTA, Govt of India)

Submitting the Report to Govt. of India

9 August 18, Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi

The Expert Committee on Tribal Health headed by Dr. Abhay Bang presented the Tribal Health Report to Hon. J.P. Nadda (Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare - GOI), Hon. Jual Oram (Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, GOI)

Report Presentation for NITI Aayog

16 August 18, NITI Aayog, New Delhi

A meeting to discuss the Expert Committee Report on Tribal Health.

Presence: Sh. Manoj Jhalani (AS & MD, MoHFW), Dr. Abhay Bang (Chairman, Expert Committee on Tribal Health)

Report Presentation at Kolkata Group

27 August 18, Kolkata

This is a group of eminent individuals working in various fields at various level headed by Prof. Amartya Sen.

Report Presentation at PHRN

21 September 18, Raipur

Discussion on Tribal Health Report organized by Public Health Resource Network on the occasion of their Decennial Celebration

Report Presentation at Jan Swasthya Abhiyan

22 September 18, Raipur

A workshop was organized on the theme "Health & Nutrition of Tribal Communities in India. Session on Tribal Health Report.

Health Baithak at WHO Country Office, India

5 October 18, Africa Avenue, New Delhi

Tribal Health in India and Universal Health Coverage. Keynote speaker Dr. Abhay Bang, Session chair Dr. Henk Bekedam (WHO representative to India)

Presentation at Health Sabha

6 October 18, Delhi

Presentation of the Tribal Health Report in Health Sabha organized by Indian Express

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