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Slums Find Few Takers for CSR Programmes – Live Mint

Anushree Parkeh, Associate Director – Research and Knowledge, has been quoted in this article on Live Mint. She speaks about why slum development can prove to be tricky in the context of CSR.

“Slums are difficult communities to work in. You need to navigate many local, social and political elements. Unlike villages, slums do not have a defined self or local government and therefore no representative voice. Moreover, slums in larger cities are tied closely to political interests”.

Read the entire article here.