A crisis is an opportunity to recognise women’s leadership
Prema Gopalan of SSP talks about the role of agriculture in building sustainable livelihoods and the need to build an ecosystem for women to take charge.
Building a disability-friendly workplace: Why includability matters
To go beyond the differences, leaders must focus on the commonalities between them and the person they are interacting with. To be an includable leader, one must do away with the us-versus-them narrative.
Understanding what our youth want, not what they need
For the young people of India, employment is not just a financial decision. They want better working conditions and jobs that align with their long-term goals.
Income shouldn’t be the only measure of livelihoods
When it comes to livelihoods, nonprofits and funders must think beyond income, and invest in community-building, resilience, and self-esteem.
When women are celebrated, things change
Chetna Gala Sinha of Mann Deshi talks about why we urgently need an ecosystem that provides access to capital, resources, and support for women micro-entrepreneurs.
In September, The Livelihoods Dialogue was organized by Anant Learning and Development Pvt Ltd in collaboration with Ashoka. This event brought together stakeholders to engage in an immersive dialogue...
Ashoka co-curated sessions on building bottom-up value chains, embracing gender inclusive entrepreneurship and equipping youth with skills in an evolving employability market. The panel had a...
Ashoka and UN Women jointly organized a webinar to talk about the ways to support women in their journeys as entrepreneurs. The event had a line-up of highly experienced professionals working in the...