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.
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.
With a compounded annual growth rate of 17% to reach $455 billion by 2023, 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.
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…