Month: January 2021

MITIGATING DEMAND-SIDE RISKS OF VACCINE DELIVERY AT THE LAST-MILE IN RURAL AREAS

By Prabhat Labh – CEO, Grameen Foundation India As India unrolls one of the largest immunization drives in history, we watch with bated breath – the aim of deploying COVID-19 vaccines to cover at least a fourth of its citizen by the end of 2021 is within our grasp. The mammoth task of reaching over […]

INTEGRATING TECH INTO RURAL PROGRAMMES: LESSONS LEARNT ALONG THE WAY

Besides COVID, the year 2020 will also be remembered as the year when disruptive innovations made possible by technology moved from ‘futuristic’ to ‘mainstream’. Today, access to and usage of digital technology is no more just a vision but has become a way of life for a large majority. Virtual meetings, virtual celebrations, e-commerce, telecommuting, […]