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Theme: Informal Economy
Occupational Group(s): Other Groups ; Transport Workers
Region(s): East Asia & Southeast Asia ; India
India Self Employed Women's Association Opens First Community Museum The Times of India . (10 April 2012)

The first community museum in the state, Hansiba Museum, developed by Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) was inaugurated in Radhanpur, Banaskantha on Monday.

India SEWA Enters Strategic Tie-up With Insurance Major The Times of India . (10 February 2012)

L&T Insurance announced its entry into the micro insurance segment through a strategic tie-up with VimmoSewa in Gujarat.

India Radio: A Tool for Social Change in India Channel News Asia . (5 February 2012)
By Prakash, Smita.

Much of the talk today about the media being used for social change focuses on new, Internet-driven platforms like Twitter or Facebook. But in India, more conventional forms of media are not obsolete yet, and in some places they are even flourishing.

India Scanning 2.4 Billion Eyes, India Tries to Connect Poor to Growth The New York Times . (1 September 2011)
By Polgreen, Lydia.

Ankaji Bhai Gangar, a 49-year-old subsistence farmer, stood in line in this remote village until, for the first time in his life, he squinted into the soft glow of a computer screen.