Sibin Varghese

January 2, 2016

Participatory Processes under MGNREGA: Strengthening Grass-roots Democracy

Moving from the policies of a welfare state to the participatory processes of MGNREGA and other poverty alleviation programmes has inspired greater ownership and a more vibrant involvement of the poor and the marginalized in the development of their own villages
October 3, 2013

Kesla Women Enter the Political Sphere: Grow as Citizens

Representing themselves in panchayats, where they had faced humiliation and disrespect earlier, women have fought unitedly against the system and gradually gaining the respect and recognition of men who are beginning to acknowledge that women have equal rights of citizenship.