RLC Mumbai: Book publication on Social Innovation

RLC Campus Mumbai Coordinator Swati Banerjee, together with Stephen Carney and Lars Hulgard edited the book “People-Centered Social Innovation: Global Perspectives on an Emerging Paradigm”, published by Routledge. As Social Innovation emerges as an alternate interdisciplinary development trajectory of knowledge and practice aiming towards understanding contemporary complexities and social realities, …

RLC Campus Mumbai responds to COVID-19

Fighting the coronavirus outbreak is challenging in India, especially for the poorest slum-dwellers who cannot implement social distancing and need to work to survive. Drinking water, food and medicines are scarce. Udaan, a field action initiative for dignified livelihoods for marginalised women in the slums of Mumbai, initiated by the …

COVID-19: A contribution from RLC Córdoba

Raúl Montenegro, who received the Right Livelihood Award “for his outstanding work with local communities and indigenous people to protect the environment and natural resources” and who is the coordinator of the RLC Campus Córdoba, has written an essay on the two pandemics which we are faced with today; COVID-19 …

RLC coordinator Fidelis Allen on COVID-19 in Nigeria

COVID-19 Pandemic: the emerging health rights issues in Nigeria and the rest of the worldby Fidelis Allen (RLC Campus Port Harcourt coordinator, Department of Political and Administrative Studies, University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria) IntroductionThe COVID-19 pandemic has exposed, among others, the vulnerability of economies, politics, policy, transportation, globalization, and energy …