By Imteyaz Alam "Growth is not a ready antidote to problems of vulnerability and broken ladder". A separate policy is needed for poverty reduction, the author suggests. "Improving governance in public (health) system and strengthening regulation in private (health) system is critical".
By Riyaz Sayyed The Maharashtra government has launched the ambitious “Jalyukta Shiwar Abhiyan” to work on watershed management at the village level. Several NGOs and corporates have adopted villages and are constructing local water conservation work for this purpose.While all of this work is extremely important, the Paani foundation is approach the challenge from a diametrically different direction.
By Shamshad Alam Whatever you dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. Begin it now.” — Goethe