Mushroom Cultivation

Mushroom cultivation for empowerment of small and marginal farmers

Supplemental income empowers small and marginal farmers by ensuring financial stability. Dr. Reddy’s Foundation’s mushroom cultivation initiative, which was started primarily to support income generation among migrant labourers, has proved beneficial in generating supplemental income. This blog is a brief about the challenges faced in implementation, solutions, results thus far and way forward.

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Global Biodiversity

Global Biodiversity: Building a shared future for all forms of life

Business-as-usual scenarios are accelerating global biodiversity deterioration. Although great in its intent, the Global Biodiversity Framework needs a heightened sense of urgency and alignment from all implementing countries to build a shared future for all forms of life.

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Carbon Farming

Carbon Farming – A way for incentivising sustainable agriculture

In India, Carbon Farming is in its nascent phase. This blog briefs on necessity to promote and implement carbon farming in order to mitigate carbon emissions.

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Gig Economy

India’s Gig Economy

With a compounded annual growth rate of 17% to reach $455 billion by 2023,[1] gig based work has massive potential in providing livelihood opportunities and creating an inclusive workforce. Digital platforms are instrumental in creating a new age of autonomous work- but before reaching its full potential some things need changing.

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Food Waste and Hunger in India

Can food waste reduction by people substantially help in feeding more people?

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Myths on managing others

These are Ten Commandments for budding managers, written by an experienced professional based on his learnings from managing large teams.

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Research/Study Papers

Women LFPR Pilot​

To test the hypothesis that ‘low income group women whose children have grown up, if trained on market aligned employability skills, will join the workforce’, NSDC and Dr. Reddy’s Foundation came together to run a pilot program…

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Impact Evaluation of GROW

The study is a third party evaluation of our skill development program – GROW. The study, supported by our long term partner J.P. Morgan…

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Alumni Tracer Study – GROW

This is a cross sectional study of alumni of our skill development program – GROW. We studied the progress made by alumni…

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Action for Climate and Environment

Given the urgency to address climate change through concerted efforts, our Action for Climate and Environment (ACE)…

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