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SEWA Samvaad: A Webinar “Resilience and Women Micro-Entrepreneurs: COVID-19 and Beyond”

On behalf of SEWA Bharat and UN Women, we’re pleased to invite you to attend a webinar on November 2, 2020, at 6.30 PM IST/8 AM EST titled “Resilience and.. read more

Women Speak – Workers’ Narrative for a Rapt Audience

On March 7th, WIEGO organized, “Women Speak – Workers’ Narrative for a Rapt Audience” in Delhi. The event showcased women working across prominent informal sector workers and allowed them to.. read more

Come Celebrate Women’s Day with Us

  Join us as we celebrate International Women’s Day with a panel of informal sector workers from across Delhi as well as experts from WIEGO.

SEWA’s Pioneering Studies on Basic Income Show Transformative Results

Basic Income has become an important topic for India. Being deeply involved in income and livelihood development issues in the country, SEWA was the first organization to raise the topic.. read more

SEWA Bharat is Hiring for Multiple Positions!

SEWA Bharat is starting exciting new projects with Social Enterprises, Community Leader Development, Awareness on Land Rights for women in India’s informal economy. We’re also setting up a new Learning.. read more

Watch: How A Yuva Mandal Can Transform A Community

SEWA Bharat’s Yuva Mandals in Murshidabad, West Bengal have shown just how effective India’s youth can be if they put their minds to something. Through organising and collectivising efforts, we.. read more


EMPOWERING WOMEN IN AN INSECURE WORLD Joining SEWA Makes a Difference This monograph is based on the findings of the Gujarat Social Income and Insecurity Survey (GSIS) conducted in 2007-08.. read more

ILO Report Advancing Cooperation Among Women Workers Report

Advancing Cooperation among Women Workers in the Informal Economy: The SEWA way This report aims to provide an understanding of the challenges and opportunities for cooperatives and other SSE units.. read more

Crowdfunding Campaign to Help Equip Women in Rural Bihar with Livelihood Skills

| DONATE HERE | Today, 90% of India’s workforce is in the unregulated informal sector. For women, workforce participation is as low as 30% and most still make lower wages.. read more

Accelerating Women’s Economic Empowerment in India – Event Report & Video from Roundtable Discussion

| DOWNLOAD | Accelerating WEE in India_SEWA-IIC Event Report | In 2016, the United Nations’ General Secretary set up a High Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment (UNHLP), with the.. read more