The training was conducted for all district and block level officials, regarding the Mathru Poorna Scheme. The training was on the importance of nutrition for women and children, during the pregnancy and post pregnancy period. The team from CBPS, made a presentation on the findings from their ethnographic study in Jamkhandi and HD Kote, where the scheme was started on a pilot basis. The presentation was followed by a question-answer round.
It was held on 22 June 2017 at the Executive Development Centre, Bangalore. It was attended by officials from WCD namely Joint Directors, Deputy Directors, Assistant Directors, Participants from Education, Health and RDPR departments.