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The Fly Ash Brick Industry in Bihar

The Fly Ash Brick Industry in Bihar

Author: Development Alternatives     Pages: 48    Price: na    ISBN No: na   

This is the third edition “Fly Ash Brick Industry in Bihar”. It assesses the current state of fly ash bricks in Bihar and delves deeper into the barriers faced by the industry, on the demand and supply side in particular, based on the survey and analysis done by Development Alternatives. The report seeks to address the issues faced in manufacturing and selling of fly ash bricks and gives an insight into the measures taken for overcoming those.

Work 4 Progress Bulletin, July Issue

Work 4 Progress Bulletin, July Issue

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 15    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

The Work 4 Progress (W4P) programme of la Caixa foundation and Development Alternatives aims to provide decent work opportunities for youth and women in three developing countries. The July 2019 bulletin talks about key drivers for growth being adopted by the W4P India platform.

Jobs We Want 2019: Proceedings

Jobs We Want 2019: Proceedings

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 72    Price: N/A    ISBN No: 9788187395737   

Jobs We Want (JWW) of Work 4 Progress India is a platform for learning and exchange of knowledge on entrepreneurship-led, decent and meaningful job creation in India. The JWW platform aims to create a space for connecting voices from the ground with macro and meso level stakeholders. JWW 2019 brought together diverse perspectives on systems change for entrepreneurship-led job creation. This document is a synthesis of: W4P methodology and impact, stories of change, and proceedings of JWW 2019. It serves as a guiding analytical report to the path ahead for creating decent and meaningful livelihoods in India.

Stories from Yuvakendra

Stories from Yuvakendra

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 88    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

This compendium of success stories will take you through the journey of the youth associated with HCL Uday and Development Alternatives’ programme – ‘Skills to Livelihood’ – at the Yuvakendra community training centres in NOIDA, India. Through themes of ‘resilience’, ‘dynamism’ and ‘perseverance’, the transformation that this programme has brought in the lives of the youth is explored.

Landscape Assessment of State-level Climate Financing Options: Issue Brief

Landscape Assessment of State-level Climate Financing Options: Issue Brief

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 18    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

Abstract: The issue brief highlights the options available for climate change mitigation finance for clean energy and energy efficient projects in India. Within the clean energy space, renewable energy projects pertaining to solar, wind and biomass are considered. And in the energy efficient space, finance available to electric vehicles in the transport sector are incorporated.

Landscape Assessment of State-level Climate Financing Options: A Report

Landscape Assessment of State-level Climate Financing Options: A Report

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 46    Price: NA    ISBN No: NA   

The report on ‘Landscape Assessment of State Level Climate Financing Options’ aims to assess the current landscape of climate mitigation in clean energy finance, by identifying, comparing and evaluating existing initiatives for tracking finance. Different sections of the report focus on the financing options available for the Indian states to enable renewable energy development.

Between the Lines

Between the Lines

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 64    Price: N/A    ISBN No: 9788187395652   

The Work 4 Progress programme aims to create a culture of entrepreneurship in rural communities of India. Central to the programme’s journey are the young, men and women entrepreneurs who are the job creators and change makers. Each of them has a unique story to tell. Their 'stories of change' and spirit of entrepreneurship inspire and guide all those who encounter them – creating positive shifts in local narratives. ‘Between the Lines’ encapsulates the journey of some of these entrepreneurs.

Game Changer for Gender Equality... Keeping HER First

Game Changer for Gender Equality... Keeping HER First

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 4    Price: NA    ISBN No: NA   

TARA Akshar+ (an adult literacy programme) is a passport to a fulfilling life for women in India. Through functional literacy, they have a real opportunity to transform their lives and enrich the lives of people around them. The programme has enabled 230,000 women in India in the last decade, making them aware citizens, contributing to society as a strong 'social capital' and leading to overall community development.

Enterprise Development Publications Catalogue

Enterprise Development Publications Catalogue

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 37    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

This catalogue is a compilation of all major publications on enterprise development produced by Development Alternatives over 36 years. It comprises Reports, Articles and Audio Visuals.

Mini Monograph on W4P: New Approaches for Entrepreneurship

Mini Monograph on W4P: New Approaches for Entrepreneurship

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 28    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

With the aim to harness the power of entrepreneurship, the Work 4 progress programme believes in systemic responses following a ‘platform’ approach based on principles of innovation, collaboration and community-centred design, which can realign the current ecosystem of economic development and job creation, and reset the growth trajectory to make it more inclusive — especially for those who have been left behind in the ‘jobs race’.

Mini Toolkit on Collaboration for Ecosystem Building

Mini Toolkit on Collaboration for Ecosystem Building

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 20    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

The Work 4 Progress programme co-creates platforms with stakeholders, to build and nurture a contextualised, responsive entrepreneurial ecosystem. This mini-toolkit highlights how such collaboration platforms serve to find mutually beneficial ways for entrepreneurs to support each other towards greater prosperity and productive employment.

Mini Toolkit on Unlocking Finance

Mini Toolkit on Unlocking Finance

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 11    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

Access to finance is one of the key enablers for viable enterprise development. This mini toolkit shares tools and initiatives adopted by the Work 4 Progress program for unlocking access to finance along with a guide on setting up a sustainable micro-credit facility.

Mini Toolkit on Women Entrepreneurship

Mini Toolkit on Women Entrepreneurship

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 9    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

Central to inclusive and sustainable development is the urgent need to harness the economic potential of women. This mini toolkit shares a few tools and initiatives adopted by the Work 4 Progress (W4P) program for overcoming socio-economic barriers faced by women along with insights on facilitating a solidarity platform for strengthening the voices of rural women.

Mini Toolkit on Platforms for Learning

Mini Toolkit on Platforms for Learning

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 11    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

A social innovation approach establishes novel ways to use current resources, creates new networks, relationships, and systems that untangle the web of wicked problems, bringing coherence to a complex world. Catalyzing social innovation requires initiating systemic approaches. One approach is to instate a complexity aware approach to monitoring, evaluation and learning throughout a program life cycle.

This mini toolkit shares the adaptive learning framework of the Work 4 Progress (W4P) program along with insights on adopting principles of ethnography for capturing ambiguous narratives.

Enterprise Compendium

Enterprise Compendium

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 47    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

This compendium shares information on setting up over 20 types of enterprises which have been tested by Development Alternatives as part of the Work 4 Progress India program. It accelerates the generation of meaningful and dignified employment through enterprise development.

Agriculture Publications Catalogue

Agriculture Publications Catalogue

Author: Development Alternatives    Pages: 34    Price: N/A    ISBN No: N/A   

This is an Agriculture Catalogue..



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