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Steering Committee for Tenth Five Year Plan (2002-2007).

Family Welfare (including Health Care for Women and Children and Population Stabilisation)

Dated 4 December 2000

In the context of formulation of the Tenth Five Year Plan (2002-2007) it has been decided to set up a Steering Committee on Committee on Family Welfare (including Health Care for Women and Children and Population Stabilization). The composition of the Steering Committee is as under :-

1. K. Venkatasubramanian, Member (health, Planning Commission Chairman
2. Secretary, Department of Family Welfare, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Nirman Bhavan, New Delhi Member
3. Secretary, Department of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Shastri Bhavan, New Delhi -do-
4. Secretary, Ministry of Labour, Shram Shakti Bhavan, New Delhi -do-
5. Pr. Adviser (Health), Planning Commission, Yojana Bhavan, New Delhi -do-
6. Member Secretary Representative, National Commission of Population, Yojana Bhavan, New Delhi -do-
7. Director General. Director General Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Nirman Bhavan, New Delhi -do-
8. Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi -do-
9. Director, International Institute for population Sciences, Govandi Station Road, Deonar, Mumbai-400088. -do-
10. Dr. Shanti Ghosh, 5, Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi -do-
11. Dr. K.Bhaskar Rao, 1 Block, 63, Anna Nagar, Chennai -do-
12. Shri J.K. Banthia, Registrar General of India, 2-A Man Singh Road, New Delhi -do-
13. Dr. K. Srinivasan, Executive Director, Population Foundation of India, B-28, Qutab Institutional Area, Tara Crescent, New Delhi -do-
14. Dr. Vijaya Srinivasan, Director, Gandhigram Institute of Rural Health and Family Welfare Ambathurai RS, Gandhigram Dindigul, Tamil Nadu-624302 -do-
15. Director, Child in Need Institute (CINI), Post Box No. 16742, Calcutta-27 -do-
16. President, FPAI, 198, Golf Links, New Delhi, Bombay -do-
17. Dr.(Ms.) Vijay Laxmi Bhargava, Senior Consultant (Gyaenacology), Sita Ram Bharati Hospital, B-16, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi-110016. -do-
18. Director, National Educational Minority Society, Surya Hanuman Apartments, D.No.12-15-53, Kotharbed (post), Guntoor-522001. -do-
19. Dr. S.Swain, Secretary General, National Institute of Applied Human Research and Development, Kalyani Nagar, Cuttuck -753018. -do-
20. Dr. Imrana Quadeer, School of Social Sciences, JNU, New Delhi -do-
21. Dr. N.J. Kurien, Adviser(FR), Planning Commission, New Delhi -do-
22. Dr. (Mrs.) Prema Ramachandran, Adviser (Health), Planning Commission Member-Secretary

Terms of Reference

1. To review

  1. the current demographic projections for the Tenth Plan (2002-2007) and beyond and the time by which the country's population is likely to stabilize.
  2. the goals indicated in the National Population Policy (NPP) 2000 and the strategy to achieve them.

2. To undertake and appraisal of implementation of strategies programmes of ongoing Family Welfare Programmes, recommend modifications of ongoing programmes, and sugges future strategies and new intiatives to be taken up during the Tenth Plan for achieving the objectives indicated in the NPP 2000.

3. To review the functioning of family welfare infrastructure and manpower in rural and urban areas and suggest measures for rationalizing, restructuring the infrastructure, strategies for improving efficiency of implementation of the programme and for the deliver of services.

4. To review the presen status of involvement of

  1. organized and unorganized sectors of Industry and trade labour unions in the Family Welfare Programmes and recommend ways and means for increasing their participation in the programms
  2. Private, voluntary and non-government sector
  3. PRI and people themselves.

5. To asses the current status and furture requirements (short, medium and long term) of basic, clinical applied and operational research in reproductive and child health and family welfare.

6. To review the achievements in terms of goals set in the Ninth Plan and suggest appropriate corrective measures and recommend required outlay to achieve the targets for the Tenth Plan.

The Chairman may form sub-groups sub-groups and co-opt official or non-official members as needed.

The TA/DA of non-official members of the Committee will be paid by the Planning Commission as admissible under Govt. rules. The TA/DA of the official members would be paid by the respective Govt. Departments Institutions to which the belong.

The Steering Committee may submit its report by 30th April 2001.