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Health status, Care Giving and Receiving among Elderly with Migrant Children - Series II, Working Paper -4

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United Nations Population Fund collaborated with Institute for Social and Economic Change (Bangalore), Institute of Economic Growth (Delhi) and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (Mumbai) - to conduct primary survey on  socio-economic status, health and living conditions of the elderly. To encourage young researchers, data was shared for deeper analysis and the working paper series II brings out specific areas of investigations about the lives of the elderly.

 

 

 

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Ten Things You Should Know About Assisted Reproductive Technologies

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The Information Sheet has been developed based on SAMA's work on ART on Ten Things One Should Know About Assisted Reproductive Technologies

 

 

 

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The Status of Elderly in West Bengal, 2011

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United Nations Population Fund collaborated with Institute for Social and Economic Change (Bangalore), Institute of Economic Growth (Delhi) and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (Mumbai) - to conduct an in-depth survey on ‘Building a Knowledge Base on Population Ageing in India (BKPAI)'. The two main components of the study are: (i) research using secondary data; and (ii) collecting primary data through sample surveys on socio-economic status, health and living conditions of the elderly that can be used for further research, advocacy and policy dialogue.

 

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Masculinity, Intimate Partner Violence and Son Preference in India - Study Report

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The report provides the results of a study undertaken by the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) in partnership with the UNFPA India and Asia and Pacific Regional Office. The study looks at men’s attitudes and practices around gender inequality, son preference and intimate partner violence. The objective is to understand predictors of masculinities and how varying forms of masculinity affect men’s desire for sons and their perpetration of violence against their intimate partners.

 

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Policy Brief: Status of Elderly in Himachal Pradesh: Pointers for Policy Response

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A brief report on the status of elderly brings out pointers for policy response for the state of Himachal Pradesh. The findings is based on the primary research conducted by UNFPA and its partner institutions - ISEC, Bangalore, IEG, Delhi and TISS, Mumbai.

 

 

 

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The Status of Elderly in Maharashtra, 2011

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United Nations Population Fund collaborated with Institute for Social and Economic Change (Bangalore), Institute of Economic Growth (Delhi) and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (Mumbai) - to conduct an in-depth survey on ‘Building a Knowledge Base on Population Ageing in India (BKPAI)'. The two main components of the study are: (i) research using secondary data; and (ii) collecting primary data through sample surveys on socio-economic status, health and living conditions of the elderly that can be used for further research, advocacy and policy dialogue.

 

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Data Sheet 1: Size, Growth Rate and Distribution of Adolescent and Youth Population

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This sheet provides data highlights on Size, Growth Rate and Distribution of Adolescent and Youth Population for both National and sub-national level. This a collaborative efforts of UNFPA with ORGI and data is based on special tabulation of 2001 and 2011 census data.

 

 

 

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Surrogacy Information Brief

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This Information Brief presents and discusses various facets and issues related to surrogacy in the country - the arrangement, players involved, health risks, citizenship issues of children born from surrogacy, etc. These and other key social and legal aspects related to surrogacy are included in this booklet.

 

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Good Care Leads to Healthy Life: A Study of Differential in the Care and Support and its Impact on Wellbeing of Elderly - Series II, Working Paper-1

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United Nations Population Fund collaborated with Institute for Social and Economic Change (Bangalore), Institute of Economic Growth (Delhi) and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (Mumbai) - to conduct primary survey on  socio-economic status, health and living conditions of the elderly. To encourage young researchers, data was shared for deeper analysis and the working paper series II brings out specific areas of investigations about the lives of the elderly.

 

 

 

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Missing... Mapping the Adverse Child Sex Ratio in India...

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This publication maps the trends in Child Sex Ratio (CSR) over the decade between 2001 and 2011. It tracks the shifts in urban and rural ratios from 1991-2011, and highlights both the degree and patterns of change at the district level, across India.

 

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