Bottom of the pyramid, social inequalities, marginalization, socio-economic growth, Millennium Development Goals, etc. are buzz words we hear often in the social sector. However, how deeply do we understand them? With shallow knowledge, one often ... Yourstory.in, 3 weeks ago
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THE poor do not just lack money. They are also often short of basic know-how, the support of functioning institutions and faith in their own abilities. As a result, note Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ...ACQ Magazine, 4 weeks ago
The page that reads more than anushka sharma. Actor Juhi Chawla (centre) at the launch of Jyotin Goel's (left) book for children, 'Sept-Opus: Adventures of an Almost-Octopus', at Kitab Khana in Mumbai on Tuesday Kalam and the artist THE great ...Pune Mirror, 4 weeks ago
Much of the news about global poverty is depressing, but this is fabulous: a large-scale experiment showing, with rigorous evidence, what works to lift people out of the most extreme poverty. Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times columnist. People ...Asian Development Bank, 1 month ago
At 18/56 Dover Lane near south Kolkata's shopping district Gariahat is a two-storied house with slatted French-style windows, round knockers on doors, horizontal wooden bars to lock doors and cast iron railings. It stands out amidst ...Times of India, 1 month ago No house for Mr Biswas? Times of India, 1 month ago
(Photo: Wonderlane/Flickr) Energy efficiency isn't the sexiest environmental issue out there, and its advocates often complain that the subject doesn't get enough media attention. Recently, they got a lesson in be careful what you wish for.Pacific Standard, 1 month ago
We must realise that treasure buried in the hearts of Pakisatni children is more valuable than the coal buried in Thar The writer is vice-chancellor of the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics Can we create a society full ...The Express Tribune, 1 month ago
I was born in Calcutta, but we moved to Bombay when I was one-and-a- half years old, maybe in early 1964. The company my father worked in had relocated its head office in the face of growing labour unrest; the move was part of the general egress of ...Calcutta Telegraph, 1 month ago
Meera Mitra's Breaking Through is a compilation of real life stories of people who, despite years of state planning and funding, are still struggling to claw their way out of the poverty sinkhole. What is striking is that even people who are that ...Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, July 4 -- What is striking is that even people who are that poor (those who live on 16 per day) are just like the rest of us in almost every way. We ...HT Syndication, 1 month ago
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