gender and development

~ When songs from rural grind mills make it online – the story of PARI
– Mint on Sunday, March 26, 2017

~ A word with P Sainath – interview with the veteran development journalist
– New Internationalist, April 2017

~ A few good men – A slice of Incredible India, against the background of all the bad news
– The Practice, January 2015

~ From rags to napkins – South Indian entrepreneur makes low cost sanitary napkins for rural women
– Green Futures, March 08, 2014

~ Difference Maker: Sabriye Tenberken – Meet Sabriye and Paul of kanthari, who train people who want to change the world
– The Christian Science Monitor, January 31, 2014

~ Training for success – Taking the train to social entrepreneurship projects in India
– Green Futures, January 2014

~ Journey of awakening – 9000 kilometres across India on a train, towards enterprise-led development
– The Economist (Schumpeter), December 23, 2013

~ India’s mobile school for the blind – In Kerala, school goes home to those visually impaired
– The Guardian, August 29, 2013

~ Bell Bajao – Ring the Bell. Stop Domestic Violence
– Diva, April 2013

~ Clothing for dignity – Anshu Gupta and his ‘clothing for dignity’ programme at Goonj
– Christian Science Monitor, February 22, 2013

~ India discovers the vagina – Do vaginal products and bold advertising mean empowered women?
– The Women’s International Perspective, February 04, 2013

~ Dial 108 for ambulance in Tamil Nadu – Tamil Nadu’s efficient emergency ambulance service
– The New York Times (India Ink), June 12, 2012

~ Victoria’s Secrets in south India – Victoria’s Secret safe in South India
– The New York Times (India Ink), May 21, 2012

~ Tamilnadu’s cradle baby scheme – Is leaving unwanted baby girls in a cradle the best way to combat female infanticide?
– First Post, Feb 26, 2012

~ On the path to development in Tamil Nadu – women’s empowerment programmes march on
– The World Bank blog, Feb 21, 2012