Simi Mehta

Simi Mehta

I am an optimist and strong advocate of peace between human beings, communities and nations. My academic training is in Political Science and International Relations, and I hold a PhD in American Studies from School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University. I serve Impact and Policy Research Institute (IMPRI) as its CEO and Editorial Director. I am a humble recipient of the Fulbright-Nehru Fellowship affiliated to the Ohio State University, USA.

Societal and Structural Flaws Proved by Hathras Incident: Martin Macwan

The Heinousness of many Hathras Martin Macwan IMPRI 2020
In light of this, the Gender Impact Studies Center (GISC) at Impact and Policy Research Institute (IMPRI), Counterview, GenDev Centre for Research and Innovation, City Makers Mission International, and Delhi Post News organized a Special Talk with Mr Martin Macwan- an eminent Dalit Rights Activist as part of its #WebPolicyTalk - The State of Gender Equality: #GenderGaps on October 21, 2020, titled “The Heinousness of many Hathras amid the Pandemic - Voluntarism, the Way Ahead for Combating Caste and Gender-based Violence”.

Exploring an Alternative Development Paradigm

Simi Mehta*, Ritika Gupta** The inevitability of the birth of alternative development framework is inherent within the metabolism of the capital system. It is important to examine how the alternative development paradigm unfolds as a new epistemology out of resistance…