February 22, 2023

Entrepreneurship: the key to revitalising agriculture

Lessons from an initiative to increase farm productivity by promoting a community-based model of agricultural advisory services.
February 22, 2023

Does NREGA work for women?

Putting women at the front and center of NREGA not only makes it more effective and transparent, but also changes societal perceptions of what women can and cannot do.
February 22, 2023

Post-Covid challenge for rural India: 12 crore migrants face ‘bleak’ future in cities

The SARS-CoV-2 virus has infected more than 5.1 million people out of which more than 330 thousand people died. Most of the countries are either under nation-wide or localised lockdown with more than half of the global population confined within their homes. Rest of the countries are also following many restrictive measures to avoid spreading of the virus.
February 10, 2020

How to double farmers’ incomes – Business Standard

In a country as vast and diverse as India, it will require a variety of development approaches to bring the benefits of growth and prosperity to all agriculturalists
January 9, 2020

Revitalizing Agriculture through Infrastructure and SHG Empowerment (RAISE)

We are happy to announce RAISE, a three-year project that has started in partnership with Aditya Birla Capital Limited. The goal of RAISE is to develop an integrated model of sustainable people..
December 16, 2019

Bora Baandh initiative of Ghaghra farmers

December 11, 2019

Indigenous paddy cultivation in Kharika Mathani: Anandabazar Patrika, Jhargram

November 27, 2019

How to End Delhi’s Pollution

The issue of air pollution across northern India, especially in the cities and towns of the Gangetic basin, has assumed the magnitude of a national calamity. Over 50 million people in Delhi-NCR are directly affected, with the air quality index plummeting to “severe”.
November 27, 2019

In Jharkhand, kadhais keep anaemia at bay

Around 85% of women in Jharkhand’s Torpa block, about 70km from capital Ranchi, suffer from anemia. This means profuse bleeding during periods, fatigue and various kinds of aches and pains.
September 30, 2019

APC Odisha Project bags SKOCH Gold

We are proud to announce that our project ‘Promotion of Agriculture Production Clusters (APCs) in Tribal Regions of Odisha’ has received the prestigious SKOCH Governance Award 2019 on 26th September 2019.