Will the Minister of WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT be pleased to state:-
(a) whether any financial assistance is being received by the Government from United Nations for the schemes for Women and Child Development (WCD) in the country;
(b) if so, the details thereof;
(c) whether the Union Government is contributing any share for the purpose; and
(d) if so, the details thereof and the breakup of funds provided by the Government and the United Nations during each of the last three years and the actual expenditure made therefrom, State/UT-wise?
MINISTER OF STATE OF THE MINISTRY OF WOMEN AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT (SHRIMATI KRISHNA TIRATH)
(a) to (d): No direct financial assistance is provided by UN agencies operating in India for the schemes of Women and Child Development. Therefore, for operating the schemes of WCD question of contributing any share does not arise.