Category: Society

Searching for Innovation in Rural India

Innovation is hailed as a great modern tool that can lift rural communities out of poverty. However, innovative new start-ups are facing problems that...

Hebdo and Baga: a tale of two massacres

With the outrage surrounding the attacks on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, Katie Wand discusses the value western media outlets places on a human...

The Green Surge-ry

While politics in England appears to be heading down a dark path, with growing voter apathy and the rise of fear-based politics, Scotland is...

Ebola and Fear: An economic analysis

The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa has developed into an overwhelming humanitarian and global health crisis. However, as with any...

Slum of Ambivalence

Dharavi seems to need little introduction. Accommodating approximately one million Indian citizens, the vast slum sits in the heart of Mumbai. No longer simply...