What's the difference between relative and absolute poverty?
The number of people living in 'relative' poverty is increasing. Here's how that's defined and what it means for those people. ..Read More
Can India benefit from a human rights framework for business?
India is yet to put in place a human rights framework for businesses at home..Read More
Asia's unsung workforce: undervalued, underpaid women labourers
300 economists urge leaders to reject tax havens
Exploiting the scope of social media for community outreach
Oxfam India is using social media to raise awareness and funds for socioeconomic development..Read More
To mitigate social risk, engage with the community
Businesses need to learn to think beyond the bottomline and develop tools to interact with the world around them ..Read More
The Language Link
In the Similipal hills of Odisha, a young man teaches tribal children, using their mother tongue Ho to bridge their worldand the world of mainstream education in Odia and English..Read More