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Insights, best practices and the latest research on what works and what needs to change across sectors including agriculture, education, climate change, livelihoods, and public health.


Do we write off one year? Wilima Wadhwa on learnings from ASER 2020
Wilima Wadhwa, Director, ASER Centre, tells us how the lockdown has impacted students, particularly those in rural areas. She also talks about involving parents and community members more, to improve educational outcomes.

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Group counselling with spouses on HIV/AIDS-stigma

Battling HIV and stigma in Mizoram
A day in the life of a caregiver who is working with HIV positive pregnant women, and is destigmatising the disease in Mizoram.
A-man-getting-his-medical-check-up-Ayushman Bharat

What the numbers say about the performance of Ayushman Bharat
Despite its promise of universal healthcare for Indians, the scheme has been unable to provide quality health services to eligible patients and protect them from financial hardship.
Image of the hands of a person at a group therapy session. Suicide prevention requires community effort and policy changes

It takes a village: A systemic approach to suicide prevention
World Suicide Prevention Day | We need to recognise that suicide is a societal failure. To change this, we need policy makers, people, and the media to collaborate.
by Bhawesh Jha | 6 min read
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Preventing a severe water crisis
India’s water quality and scarcity issues can be tackled using science and community participation. However, to be effective, this needs to be done at scale.
Millet farming

Can millets improve nutrition outcomes in Chattisgarh?
Chhattisgarh needs to prioritise millet farming for its nutritional, health, and economic benefits to farmers, and positive environmental impacts.
by Neeraja Kudrimoti | 6 min read

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Battling HIV and stigma in Mizoram
A day in the life of a caregiver who is working with HIV positive pregnant women, and is destigmatising the disease in Mizoram.

What the numbers say about the performance of Ayushman Bharat
Despite its promise of universal healthcare for Indians, the scheme has been unable to provide quality health services to eligible patients and protect them from financial hardship.

It takes a village: A systemic approach to suicide prevention
World Suicide Prevention Day | We need to recognise that suicide is a societal failure. To change this, we need policy makers, people, and the media to collaborate.