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Three Seminal Works in the Social Sector: A Beginners Guide for Social Sector Aspirants

Three Seminal Works in the Social Sector: A Beginners Guide fo...

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 ..., 3 weeks ago

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NYU Development Research Institute, 1 month ago
ACQ Magazine

Graduating from destitution

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 Magazine4 weeks ago
Pune Mirror

Read instrument

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 Mirror4 weeks ago

Proof in extreme poverty can end. What are we waiting for? -- by Betty Wilkinson

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 Bank1 month ago
Times of India

The disappearance of Kolkata's sublime addresses

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 India1 month ago No house for Mr Biswas?  Times of India1 month ago

Do Energy-Efficiency Programs Pay for Themselves?

(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 Standard1 month ago
The Express Tribune

Let a thousand flowers bloom

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 Tribune1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

A strange and indifferent address

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 Telegraph1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Govt funding not enough for people fighting against poverty

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 Times1 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 Syndication1 month ago
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