Principles of Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram
Q. Which of the following are principles of the Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK)?
1) Adolescent leadership
2) Equity and inclusion
3) Gender Equity- Published on 28 Dec 16
a. 2, 3
b. 1, 3
c. 1, 2
d. All of the above
ANSWER: All of the above
The key principle of this programme is adolescent participation and leadership, Equity and inclusion, Gender Equity and strategic partnerships with other sectors and stakeholders.
The programme envisions enabling all adolescents in India to realize their full potential by making informed and responsible decisions related to their health and wellbeing and by accessing the services and support they need to do so.
The objectives are -
i. Improve Nutrition
ii. Improve Sexual and Reproductive Health
iii. Enhance Mental Health
iv. Prevent Injuries and violence
v. Prevent substance misuse