This profile was prepared when Philip Gain was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 1989.
Philip is currently directing the Society for Environment and Human Development (SEHD), a non-profit organization to work on environment, development and human rights. As a strategy to be effective in its work the organization is engaged in investigative reporting and training professional and rural journalists skills of investigative reporting. Through his work, he is helping human rights workers, environmentalists, and the press by demonstrating first class investigative journalism in the environment and human rights areas. Multilateral development banks (MDBs) has been one of the main attention in the research led by Philip Gain.
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