Category: Social Protection

Food Security and PDS in Andhra Pradesh

Covid-19 pandemic poses multiple challenges to countries across the globe; with cases as high as 44,43,793 over 188 countries/regions1 , more than half of the world population is undergoing some form of social distancing.

MUDRA: A Pathway t0 Financial Inclusion

Ensuring access to flexible credit across all economic levels of beneficiaries regardless of the demographic variability has been one of the major objectives of the current government in India in the last five years.

Tuberculosis in India

Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the top ten causes of death and the leading cause from a single infectious agent (above HIV/AIDS). Millions of people continue to fall sick with tuberculosis each year.

Farmers’ Plights, its Economic Challenges and Potential Remedies

India ranks seventh in the world in terms of area under cultivation, at 329 million hectares and 4th among the BRICS nations.

Status of Female Employment in India

The status of female employment in India has been the subject of much debate of late in the national fora, due to its intrinsic relationship with female empowerment.

Housing for All by 2022

The tangible and intangible impacts of secured housing are numerous and invaluable to both people and the local economy.

Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is a deplorable human rights violation that occurs worldwide. Trafficking in persons for labour and/or sexual exploitation is a form of modern-day slavery.

Food safety in India

Food safety is an important social and health priority for any country. The recent controversy around non-adherence to food safety standards by one of the world’s largest dairy and food products companies has brought food safety issues in India into much sharper focus.

Cryptocurrency in India

The simplest definition of “cryptocurrency” can be found in the two parts of the word itself:
“crypto” (data encryption) and “currency” (medium of exchange).