ALTERNATIVE PERSPECTIVES

Developmental evaluation as an approach that is adapted to complex situations in dynamic environments, presents itself as an appropriate evaluation approach for adoption in the context of the SDGs. The SDGs by their very definition, straddle ecological, economic, social and political systems. The diversity of contexts between and within the local, national, regional and global levels adds to the complexity and the need for localising the evaluation approach. Developmental evaluation can be one of the key contributors to such a composite system, especially helping with respect to unpacking complexity and navigating uncertainty. Role of Developmental Evaluation in the Implementation of SDGs Read More

GRASSROOTS INITIATIVE


ScrapShala, established in January 2016, is a Varanasi based social enterprise that up-cycles dry waste and converts it into utility based products. The social enterprise was built on the idea of using the expertise of artisans to create and commercialise products that were derived from recyclable dry waste generated in households/commercial areas/industrial areas. The enterprise hired local artisans including welders, weavers, carpenters, painters etc. to manufacture innovative and trending products. The only difference the artisans felt was that instead of using fresh raw materials they would be using trash to manufacture innovative, up-cycled quality products. Read More

DATA AND TRENDS

EVENT

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development, are organising the 13th Sustainable Summit: Everyone's Future, at Le Meridien Hotel, New Delhi, India from September 6, 2018 to September 7, 2018. Read More

 
 
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