NGO Details


Health Institute for Mother and Child (Mamta)

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Location :
Andhra Pradesh Bihar Chandigarh Chhattisgarh Delhi Haryana Himachal Pradesh Jammu and Kashmir Karnataka Madhya Pradesh Maharashtra Manipur Orissa Punjab Rajasthan Uttar Pradesh

Focus :
Youth welfare

Guide Star No. :
5356

About

MAMTA, a movement initiated by paediatrician, Dr Sunil Mehra, began by designing interventions for the underprivileged communities in Tigri, an urban slum in New Delhi. Since its inception, MAMTA has embarked on a set of initiatives focused on building capacities, forging partnerships, creating networks and actions that advance political commitment and investment in health and rights of the marginalized.

Impact

MAMTA has implemented more than 25 projects covering 19 states of India. Two initiatives: Centre of Adolescent Health and Development (COAHD) and Global Alliance Centre (GAC) were initiated to address needs for adolescents specifically adolescent living in high risk situations through evidence generation/research and capacity building.