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As in the West, Indian farmers too need direct income support: expert

Nov 30, 2012 10:45 AM Chatting with Ashok Kumar from One World South Asia, Policy Analyst Devinder Sharma explained how flawed policies goad Indian farmers to suicide.

Change education pattern for sustainable development: UNESCO chief

Nov 16, 2012 10:22 AM Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO, talks to Ashok Kumar of OneWorld South Asia, at the launch of the UNESCO Chair at TERI University in New Delhi. Bokova explains how the gap between the knowledge and decision making is a big bottleneck in the path towards sustainable development globally.
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India’s fuel import bill makes sense for it to develop biofuel technology: Expert

Nov 10, 2012 11:30 AM Himadri B Pakrasi, Director, International Center for Advanced Renewable Energy and Sustainability (I-CARES), is director of two prestigious large-scale, multi-institutional, Systems Biology projects in the Washington University. OneWorld’s Ashok Kumar spoke to him on the role of biofuels and how these make economic sense for developing countries like India.
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India is a reliable market for energy, says expert

Nov 09, 2012 11:55 AM Anil Razdan, Energy Consultant and ex- Power Secretary, Government of India, talks to Ashok Kumar about the challenges and advantages of India’s power sector.
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‘Receiver’s dignity’ over ‘donor’s pride’

Nov 05, 2012 01:51 PM GOONJ, a Delhi-based NGO, has been selected as one of the finalists for the India Social Entrepreneur of the Year (SEOY) Award 2012. OneWorld South Asia’s Anubha Shukla speaks to Founder Director Anshu Gupta about their work and the dignity of the receiver versus the pride of the donor.

Environment sometimes lacks priority, says Swiss minister Leuthard

Oct 30, 2012 10:35 AM The Swiss Minister for Environment, Transport, Energy and Communication, Doris Leuthard, was recently in India to participate in the UN Conference on Biological Diversity in Hyderabad. She speaks to OnWorld South Asia’s Rahul Kumar about what holds back countries from committing themselves to a better environment and how Switzerland is upholding its part of the global promise.
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Bangladesh fares better than India in menstrual hygiene: UN

Oct 26, 2012 11:20 AM Archana Patkar, who works for a UN agency, explains to Ashok Kumar, why India cannot shine unless it improves its status on menstrual hygiene in rural areas.
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DSDS 2013 can show a sustainable way to the world: TERI DG RK Pachauri

Oct 23, 2012 02:05 PM TERI, one of India’s top research organisations, is holding its flagship global conference, the DSDS in January 2013. TERI Director-General Dr RK Pachauri talks to OneWorld South Asia about his expectations from the summit.
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Govts keen to learn from evaluation of projects that failed, says Sri Lankan official

Oct 17, 2012 06:35 AM Velayuthan Sivagnanasothy, Secretary for Ministry of Traditional Industries and Small Enterprise Development in Sri Lanka, shares his insights on evaluation of development programmes.
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"Farmers have knowledge deficit"

Oct 03, 2012 10:55 AM The Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) has formed Vision-2015, a comprehensive plan through which it will bring about strategies that will help prevent climate change by reducing energy consumption, improve resource management and promote renewable energy resources. Managing director Dr US Awasthi shares with OneWorld South Asia how the company will translate its vision into reality. Excerpts from the interview.

We are engaged in improving the lot of rural communities: KRIBHCO MD

Aug 28, 2012 02:30 AM Sustainable rural development through effective farm services has been the guiding principle at the Krishak Bharati Cooperative Ltd (KRIBHCO), a Rs 4,000 crore conglomerate. The initiative aims at enhancing the livelihood of communities in over 2,500 villages across eight states. Managing Director of KRIBHCO, BD Sinha shares with OneWorld South Asia's Rakesh Sood how KRIBHCO has been lending a helping hand to the Indian farmer.

There's more to development than GDPs, says ex-PM of Bhutan

Aug 23, 2012 07:15 AM Lyonpo Yeshey Zimba, former Prime Minister of Bhutan and currently serving as the Minister of Works and Human Settlement, talks to OneWorld South Asia in an exclusive interview about his country and the changes it is undergoing, owing to its steadfast belief in inclusive development.
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