Rajashree Ghosh

Rajashree Ghosh is a Resident Scholar at the Women's Studies Research Center at Brandeis University. With a background in Sociology she is drawn to inter-disciplinary studies and participatory approaches to social development. Rajashree has evaluated development programs for gender inclusiveness and community participation for the United Nations,bilateral aid agencies and liaised with government and non-profits. Her policy recommendations have contributed to furthering gender advancements in many corners of India. As an accomplished social development professional she is particularly interested in programs that include women as not just beneficiaries but producers of development.

Cities with the smarts

There is an emerging trend the world over of building “smart cities” representing “hardwiring” and infusion of technology to meet the key needs in urban areas such as fighting crime, and increasing adequate and need based service delivery and an overall focus on fostering growth.

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Resident Scholar, Brandeis Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University