Articles by: Dharmendra Kumar

PM SVANidhi: Will it be a non-starter?

PM SVANidhi: Will it be a non-starter?

It is said that COVID does not differentiate. Yet, people on the margin have been differently impacted by COVID. Street vendors are one such vulnerable group. With lockdown, streets wore a deserted look. Street livelihood vanished all of a sudden. Street vendors, generally outlawed and operating with meagre capital and various kinds of livelihood insecurities and restrictive and punitive regulatory[Read More…]

by 24/06/2020 Comments are Disabled India
 Policy exigencies for good food, work, housing and health

 Policy exigencies for good food, work, housing and health

The COVID-19 virus has global spread. The whole world is dealing with the monumental crisis. Urban centres have turned into ghost towns. The pandemic has brought to the fore policy loopholes and failures. People all over the world are looking for surviving through the lockdown. Basics of food, shelter and health are historically underlined. Work has seized. The realization of[Read More…]

by 03/05/2020 Comments are Disabled World