reimaging a world where all children can ‘play’: the adda experiment

Children and playground complement each other. However, a majority of children in India never get an opportunity to play in a...
Kamya Khandelwal November 20, 2020

public health: a far cry for rural india during covid19

Maya (name changed) a contractual labourer serving a family of four, travels more than five miles each day, sometimes in...
Subrajoti Paul October 31, 2020

libraries as community spaces: my love story with the indian institute of world culture

In the words of Neil Gaiman, I believe that the future depends on libraries. This conviction comes from the fact...
Kavya Srinivasan October 5, 2020

electric buses making inroad in cities in india

The urban mobility sector in India is presently facing various challenges such as increasing private vehicle ownership, degrading air quality,...
Ramit Raunak October 3, 2020

urban planning in india need ‘rethinking’ & ‘retrofitting’ in covid19

COVID19 has come in our lives as a blizzard unaware. In the last six months of the year 2020, we...
Jasmine Singh October 2, 2020

the end of megacities as we know in covid 19

From Rome to Pataliputra, cities have been engines of economic growth for ages. However, over the last couple of centuries,...
Kruti Munot September 16, 2020

preserving wetlands to fight urban flooding in india

India's biggest challenge in front of its growth is the impact of climate change on its populace. The country has...
Subrajoti Paul July 24, 2020

can india pivot to a renewable future by 2030?

India's electricity sector is dominated by fossil fuels, in particular coal, which during the 2018-19 fiscal year produced about three-quarters...
Pooran Chandra Pandey July 10, 2020

time to build healthy & green city post covid19 in india

The world has seen the disruption of healthcare and urban facilities done by the onslaught of Covid-19 which has affected...
Subrajoti Paul July 9, 2020

make pedestrian-friendly market spaces, mohua, govt of india

The Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has recommended holistic planning for pedestrian-friendly market spaces in various cities and municipal...
Krunal Shah July 6, 2020