Video: Remembering Ela Bhatt

The State of Gender Equality – #GenderGaps | #InMemoriam | Remembering Ela Bhatt

#IMPRI Gender Impact Studies Center (GISC), IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi, invites you to an IMPRI #WebPolicyTalk series:

The State of Gender Equality – #GenderGaps


Remembering Ela Bhatt
A Pioneer in Amplifying the Voices of Women engaged in Self Employment and the Unorganised Sector

Details of the #WebPolicyTalk
Date: November 9, 2022
Time: 5:00 p.m. IST
Platforms: Zoom | Facebook Live | YouTube | Spotify | Google Podcasts


Prof Vibhuti Patel
Visiting Professor, IMPRI


Dr Sanjay Kumar
President, Corporate Affairs & Public Policy, upGrad

Ms Amarjeet Kaur
General Secretary, All India Trade Union Congress

Dr Hasina Kharbhih
Founder Impulse NGO Network/President WPC

Ms Nisreen Ebrahim
CEO, Rangoonwala Foundation ( India )Trust

Mr Martin Macwan
Founding Member, Navsarjan Trust, Ahmedabad

Prof Ghanshyam Shah
Renowned Political Scientist

Dr Rama Ramswamy
Associate Professor, Mizoram University

Ms Parul Sheth
Co-founder and Executive Director, Shaishav

Dr Roshan Ara
University of Kashmir

Mr Sandeep Chachra
Executive Director, ActionAid Association

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  • Arjun Kumar

    Arjun Kumar is the Director of the Impact and Policy Research Institute (IMPRI), New Delhi. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Centre for the Study of Regional Development, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. With training in development economics, he specialises in quantitative and qualitative research methods, econometrics and the use of statistical software to crunch big data. He has been a Visiting Faculty at the Institute for Human Development (IHD) amongst others and has been associated with several think tanks, research institutes, governments, civil society organisations, and private enterprises. He is President of a Jharkhand based NGO (registered in 2010), Manavdhara- a youth social organisation working for humanitarian causes in backward regions and for marginalised communities. He has also taught Economics at the University of Delhi. His research interests are in the economy, development studies, housing and basic amenities, urban and regional research, inclusive and sustainable development, data and evidence-based policy, and, research methods. He has several research publications to his credit and has experience of being involved in research projects of international and national repute. He is also a member and part of various government and non-government formed committees, groups, and advisory boards overseeing the deliberation as subject matter expert and for possessing strong research acumen. He is an avid writer and frequently writes on various dimensions of economic issues, policies, and their impact for several eminent media platforms.