Monthly Archives: March 2014

Panel Discussion: Building Innovative Platform for Early Grade Reading – Live Blog

This is an account of a Panel discussion on Building Innovative Platforms for Early Grade Reading followed by a short Q&A session. The panel is chaired by Dr. Venita Kaul, Director Centre for Early Childhood Education and Development, Ambedkar University. … Continue reading

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Read Alliance Begins!

2:05pm: Aditya welcomes the gathering- introduces the objectives and goals- to reach out to 5 million children in next 5 years. Says, The Alliance represents a new kind of approach to development partnerships that can bring together the social and private … Continue reading

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Design and Innovation to alter local conditions

– M P Ranjan Post his visit to Silchar, MP Ranjan shares how he feels that design and innovation have no place in our National agenda and how even now, there is no visible impact of the much written about … Continue reading

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The show stellar at READ Alliance launch today!

Its pandemonium out here! With the READ Alliance launch just a few hours away, CKS is bustling with activity. The lawn area has pristine characteristic to it, thanks to the Reading exhibition that is happening at 1 pm. The exhibition … Continue reading

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The stage is set!

Take peek at the our ‘demodeck’ that is almost ready for the conclave:  

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Agenda for DP5

With just one day to go, here is the final agenda for DP5 happening on Friday:

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The After Party !

To bring the day-long  deliberations and colloquies to a jovial end, we have planned a post event- rejuvenating -jamboree -where we have the Peter Cat Recording Co. jazzing up our Friday evening and transcending us into a rollicking festive weekend. … Continue reading

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Rethinking the idea of the State

The state’s provision of goods – notably transport, education, housing and healthcare – are being privatised or outsourced at an increasing rate. But because we are told the state is simply a “spender” and “regulator” and not a key investor, … Continue reading

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DP5 Prep Meeting: Synthesized Blog

We start with a loud shout from Aditya for the grand advent of the documentation session. Every one quickly scribbles down their task on their sheets and signal out to the coordination team what they are doing and where they … Continue reading

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DP5 Prep Meeting-Live Blog

This is a preparation drill for Design Public 5, which was led by Aditya and all members of coordination and media teams were present.

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