Saturday, August 18, 2018

    Better Half

    The literacy injustice: 493 million women still can’t read

    Educating girls is now at the core of much development thinking and programming, but illiteracy among women and older adolescent girls outside formal education is an increasingly critical issue that risks falling between the...

    Another 50 years to abolish child marriage: Unicef

    India has witnessed a decline in child marriage in the last two decades, but going by the slow pace it will require another 50 years to abolish the practice from the country, according to...

    Report on women in the informal economy to be presented

    Patna. Asian Development Research Institute (ADRI), Patna, in collaboration with SEWA Bharat, is organising a workshop on Women in the Informal Economy : Report of the Special Task Force at ADRI premises on August 1, 2014. The inaugural session...

    Why PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi can’t have it all?

    Business Insider While interviewing Indra K Nooyi, the CEO of PepsiCo, at the Aspen Ideas Festival Monday *, David Bradley, who owns The Atlantic, asked two questions that elicited as frank a discussion of work-life balance as...