Rridhee is currently working as the AVP of Product and Strategy at Intelligent Machine Labs. Intelligent Machines Lab, part of Boston based VC Innospark Ventures, is a growth stage start-up working at the intersection of AI and the Future of Work.
Designing Beneficiary-Centric ‘Direct Benefit Transfer’ Programmes: Lessons from India – Part II
This Policy Note Part II, details out the “Seven Steps of DBT Programme Design” for a robust and beneficiary centric direct benefit transfer programme.
Designing Beneficiary-Centric ‘Direct Benefit Transfer’ Programmes: Lessons from India – Part I
This Note as a first part of the two-step series explains the pre-requisites and the steps, which if followed, can help in implementation of successful government DBT programmes.
Fair Price Shop Sustainability in Automated TPDS: A Mirage or Possibility?
This note highlights the importance of the sustainability of fair price shops (FPS) and provides detailed options to ensure their continuity. It also suggests methods to ensure the continuity of FPSs.
Governance is the Weight Around MGNREGS’s Neck: Technology May Offer a Way Out
MicroSave’s experience of the Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme across various states has highlighted the inadequate administrative capacity of state governments that limits the potential of the programme.
Baseline Assessment for DBT in TPDS: Will This Small Step Become a Giant Leap?
This focus note is based on MicroSave’s assessment of DBT in the (TPDS) conducted in August, 2015. This note pertains to the findings of the baseline assessment.