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The role of migration in India’s urban growth story
Indian Foreign Policy | Urbanisation in India | Urbanisation Mar 22, 2024

The role of migration in India’s urban growth story

India’s cities have to be more liveable and have better infrastructure and economic opportunities ...

Strengthening Europe's defense amidst Russian invasion and rise of Trump
International Affairs | Defence and Security Mar 22, 2024

Strengthening Europe's defense amidst Russian invasion and rise of Trump

The EU is now taking a multi-pronged approach to strengthen its defence capabilities in the midst of  Russian invasion of Ukraine and rise of Trump in the US ...

The India Stack as a Potential Gateway to Global Economic Integration
Indian Foreign Policy | Indian Economy Mar 22, 2024

The India Stack as a Potential Gateway to Global Economic Integration

India’s Digital Public Infrastructure (DPI), known as India Stack, has not only had a profound impact on the country’s economy but also has potential significance for global economic integration. This brief elucidates how this framework has facilitated financial inclusion, spurred innovation, and propelled economic growth ...

Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on Public Health and Nutrition Security
Climate, Food and Environment | Climate Change Mar 22, 2024

Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on Public Health and Nutrition Security

Climate change poses a significant risk to global food security. Rising temperatures, extreme weather events, and shifting precipitation patterns impact food production, disrupting food supply chains, increasing food prices, and diminishing food safety. These effects are particularly apparent in developing countries, where vulnerable populations struggle ...

Water footprint of emerging technology: A need for concern?
Climate, Food and Environment | Sustainable Development | Water | Climate Change | Cyber and Technology Mar 21, 2024

Water footprint of emerging technology: A need for concern?

With the increasing prevalence of emerging technologies, there arises a necessity for deeper scrutiny of their water footprint ...

Governing interstate rivers in India: Need for federal consultation, clarity, and cooperation
Water | Climate Change Mar 21, 2024

Governing interstate rivers in India: Need for federal consultation, clarity, and cooperation

Strengthening institutional mechanisms and accommodating political sensitivities are key to finding a long-term solution for Interstate Water Disputes governance in India ...

Har Ghar Jal in India: The social determinants of health approach in action
Climate, Food and Environment | Sustainable Development | Water | Climate Change Mar 21, 2024

Har Ghar Jal in India: The social determinants of health approach in action

The progress made through the Jal Jeevan Mission has laid a robust foundation for a transformative shift in public health dynamics, yet the journey towards achieving “Har Ghar Jal” is far from complete ...

Africa: Climate change, water stress, droughts, and conflict
Climate, Food and Environment | Climate Change Mar 21, 2024

Africa: Climate change, water stress, droughts, and conflict

Unless adequate measures are taken in Africa, the continent will remain caught in the deadly web of water stress, hunger, and poverty ...

Strengthening water governance in the face of climate change
Climate, Food and Environment | Water | Climate Change Mar 21, 2024

Strengthening water governance in the face of climate change

A collective will to integrate climate resilience into urban water governance and embrace innovative management strategies is imperative to secure continuous, clean water for all  ...

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Soumya Bhowmick

Soumya Bhowmick

Soumya Bhowmick is an Associate Fellow at the Centre for New Economic Diplomacy at the Observer Research Foundation. His research focuses on sustainable development and globalisation economics. He is pursuing his PhD and holds a double master’s degree in economics ...

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Tanya Aggarwal

Tanya Aggarwal is a Research Intern at the Observer Research Foundation ...

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