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गुजरात विकास मॉडल मुखौटा या सच्चाई

गुजरात विकास मॉडल मुखौटा या सच्चाई

Originally posted here. उत्तर गुजरात के साबरकांठा जिले में 28 सितम्बर को नवजात बच्ची से बर्बर तरीके से बलात्कारकरने वाले शख्स के बहाने यूपी, बिहार, राजस्थान और यहां तक कि मध्य प्रदेशके प्रवासी मजदूरों को निशाना बनाया गया – सरकार…

Bharat on speed dial by Sibi Arasu and Rashmi Pratap

Bharat on speed dial by Sibi Arasu and Rashmi Pratap

This article on The Hindu Business Line discusses initiatives including Mobile Vaani as using ‘basic mobile phones [to make] all the difference between hardship and empowerment in rural India’. Originally posted here. SIBI ARASU RASHMI PRATAP Basic mobile phones are making all…

What happens when India’s poor access a social network? by Dennis Price

What happens when India’s poor access a social network? by Dennis Price

This article by Dennis Price describes Mobile Vaani’s work as helping ‘India’s poor [find] a voice—or more accurately, a media platform to share it’. Original posted here.  14/07/2014 Across India, long unfinished construction projects for health care clinics and schools…

Smarter about retail by Karen Johnson

Smarter about retail by Karen Johnson

  This story by Karen Johnson discusses the potential to link various development innovations, such as linking Mobile Vaani with retailers to deliver development results.  Original link here.  Posted by: Karen Johnson, Responsible Business Adviser, Posted on: 9 May 2014 - Categories:Economic Development  …

OnionDev in a GSMA casestudy

OnionDev in a GSMA casestudy

We are very proud that the GSMA has published a case study and blog about our work. This reinforces our vision of using the mass reach created by Mobile Vaani to build a marketplace of life impacting value added services…

ET rates Gram Vaani among the 14 startups to watch in 2014

ET rates Gram Vaani among the 14 startups to watch in 2014

The Economic Times has just released a rating of exciting startups to watch in 2014, and Gram Vaani is in the list! Original source here Industry: Technology for development What it offers: Gram Vaani is building the world’s first voice-based…

Gram Vaani on Amazing Indians, TimesNow!

Gram Vaani on Amazing Indians, TimesNow!

Our work on Jharkhand Mobile Vaani was covered under the Amazing Indians program on Times Now! Watch the video to learn our story, and the stories of those who use Mobile Vaani.