Health Schemes of the Government
Accredited Social Health Activists are first port of call in the community and have been instrumental in promoting institutional delivery, immunization, active role in disease control programmes (Malaria, Kala-azar and Lymphatic filariasis, in particular) and improved breastfeeding and nutrition practices.
This committee is a registered society whose members act as trustees to manage the affairs of the hospital and is responsible for maintenance of the facilities and ensure provision of better facilities to the patients in the hospital.
All pregnant women delivering in public health institutions shall get absolutely free and get no expense for delivery, including caesarean section.
This includes free drugs and consumables, free diagnostics, free diet during stay in the health institutions, free provision of blood, free transport from home to health institution, between health institutions in case of referrals and drop back home and exemption from all kinds of user charges.
Also available for all sick infants (up to 1 year of age) accessing public health institutions.
Toll free number of 102 and 108 to access the free ambulance service.
It works to promote programmes, projects and initiatives to meet the need for contraception, and reproductive and child health. It s aims at achieving population stabilisation at a level consistent with the needs of sustainable economic growth, social development and environment protection by 2045.
PM Awaas Yojana - Housing for All
Scheme guidelines for promoting entrepreneurship like Innovation core and Ucchattar Avishkar Yojana (UAY) have been finalized by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).
Foreign investment promotions board would clear FDI proposals upto Rs. 1200 crore and above that would go to Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs but now that threshold has been raised to Rs. 5000 crore.
Soon the FIPB shall be phased out.
Madrid Protocol is a simple, system for registration of International Trade Marks. India is now a member of this protocol.
Draft Small Factory Bill
Ease of compliance for small manufacturing units with less than 40 workers was done so that the employers are not harassed for non compliance of norms.
This in turn shall improve ease of business rankings.
At the same time the workers welfare too shall be safeguarded.
Rajiv Gandhi Shramik Kalyan Yojana (Unemployment Allowance)
Provision of unemployment allowance to workers.
National Floor Level Minimum Wage
To have a uniform wage structure and to reduce the disparity in minimum wages across the country, a concept of National Floor Level Minimum Wage. However it is a non statutory measure.
India is the founder member of ILO
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