In 2006, India launched the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) to tackle underemployment and unemployment in the agricultural sector. The program guaranteed a minimum of 100 days…

Shamika Ravi |

In 2006, India launched the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) to tackle underemployment and unemployment in the agricultural sector. The program guaranteed a minimum of 100 days…

R. Subrahmanyam |

In 2008, India launched an innovative health insurance program — known as Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana, or the National Health Insurance Scheme. The objective is to protect the poorest…

Anil Swarup |

In India, since 2007, babajob.com has been using web and mobile technologies to efficiently connect employers with potential employees of low-skill jobs in the informal sector. We spoke with Sean…

Sean Blagsvedt |