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Read the latest blogs written by students, alumni and team of ISDM’s PGP in Development Leadership.

My Field Study Gave Me First Hand Experience Of What Poverty Can Do To A Family

I was very biased about my ideas on Rajasthan; Rajasthan always depicted

April 02, 2020 | By Elvina Deori

It’s time we mainstream the development sector institutions !

This piece talks about the need of the development sector institutions i

November 20, 2019 | By By Sujith Ail

What A Small Village In Arunachal Taught Me About Human-Nature Interactions

My journey started as a manager of a cellular firm.

November 15, 2019 | By Debabrata Saha

Thinking of Change

From nowhere to everywhere, mankind has found its direction to continuou

October 01, 2019 | By Roopa Sharma

How Indian companies approach CSR

Shankar Venkateswaran, Chief of Tata Sustainability Group, speaks to IDR about corporate giving in India. He shares...

September 23, 2019 | By Cofounder Name

My Idea Of Development Was Pretty Underdeveloped

“If you do what you have always done, you will get what you have alw

September 23, 2019 | By Shivangi Jasrapuria

How Self-Help Groups Generated Awareness On Basic Rights In Bastar

It was a hot March afternoon and the sun was gradually setting, when I r

September 19, 2019 | By Nilanjan Panda

Under The Shadow Of Wild Elephants, Marginalised Women Take Giant Strides

Minoti Das lived in a perpetual state of dependency; dependency on her f

June 25, 2019 | By Monica Chauhan

Portal Exclusive: Millennials opting for a career with a purpose

Social development sector is slowly becoming a preferred career choice w

June 19, 2019 | By Gaurav Shah

5 Living elements to start your climate change fight at home

It's been a long time that world over people are debating on the impact

June 03, 2019 | By Swati

My Story: “It Took Me Over A Year To Switch To Menstrual Cup & I Recommend It For Every Woman...

As World Menstruation day approaches us on May 28th, the topic may be ou

May 29, 2019 | By Nitisha

How Millennials Will Change the Future of Work

India has several visionaries in the field of education, philanthropy, h

May 21, 2019 | By Mridul Upadhyay

Becoming A Reflective Practitioner Taught Me The Importance Of A Journey

In 2015, when I got introduced to the field of social work or the develo

May 21, 2019 | By Sanjana Kaushik

Because I Am Beautiful!

In a world where people are proudly calling themselves ‘feminists’, nobo

April 16, 2019 | By Smruti Paradarshita

Reflection: The Art Of Knowing Yourself

When I first heard of the word reflection, I believed that it was all ab

March 12, 2019 | By Nancy Kapoor

I am Because You Are: Cultivating An Attitude Of Gratitude

The default mode of our existence has been to view things in binaries –

February 27, 2019 | By Sakshi Sharma

I Have A Dream For India Where People Recognise That Mother Earth Has Rights Too

Recently in Brussels (the capital of Belgium), thousands of school stude

February 18, 2019 | By Chetan Patil

‘Bahraich Ke Kisse’: My Story Of Meeting Some Awe-inspiring Women

Encountering Awe-Inspiring Women

January 31, 2019 | By Shruthi

Know What ISDM Means To It's Students

Indian School Of Development Management (ISDM) is a family.

January 28, 2019 | By Monica Chauhan

Connecting Dots

It started with the act of helping a 3 year old carry a bucket of water

October 15, 2018 | By Sanjana Kaushik

THE JOURNEY – road less travelled!!

I started my journey in this sector with PRADAN.

September 07, 2018 | By Elvina Deori