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Social entrepreneurs respond to India’s deepening Covid crisis

This article originally appeared on Medium

Why decentralized approaches, long-term thinking and tough questions are key.

Ashoka Fellows worldwide are working on systemic responses to the pandemic. As the crisis has deepened in India, many social entrepreneurs shifted to urgent responses that ranged from decentralizing supply chains for oxygen & other life-essentials, to addressing mental health & care gaps, and expanding vaccine access.

Ashoka’s Manmeet Mehta spoke with Fellows Anshu GuptaAshwin Naik and Priti Krishtel to hear about the crises — both visible and hidden— that Indian changemakers are working to address, and what’s ahead.

For those looking for more information about Ashoka Fellows’ Covid response in India, Ashoka staff in Bangalore are curating this page.

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