Social Protection Scheme Compendium for Artisans and Craft Workers

Social Protection Scheme Compendium for Artisans and Craft Workers

In the current pandemic crisis, artisans and craft workers have been severely affected with many losing their livelihoods. They are also the farthest removed from access to useful and timely information on services that they can avail to overcome the crisis. A resource repository of Social Protection for artisans...

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A theory of change for community interventions to prevent domestic violence against women and girls

A theory of change for community interventions to prevent domestic violence against women and girls

Efforts to prevent violence against women and girls are essential, now more than ever. COVID-19 lockdowns and associated restrictions have led to an increase in reports of domestic violence as many women have been forced to spend signficant time in close proximity to their abusers. Community interventions and mobilisation...

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Mumbai Police and SNEHA: A Collaborative Project to Respond to Survivors of Violence

Mumbai Police and SNEHA: A Collaborative Project to Respond to Survivors of Violence

Efforts are required to combat and address cases of domestic violence, especially in light of the increase in cases brought on by COVID-19 lockdowns and restrictions. Law enforcement will play a signficant role in these efforts, so it is essential that they are equipped with the relevant knowledge and...

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Gender Matters: The Intersection of Violence Against Women and Mental Health

Gender Matters: The Intersection of Violence Against Women and Mental Health

The spread of COVID-19 sparked a series of lockdowns across the globe. With the implementation of lockdowns came notable increases in the number of calls to domestic violence hot lines and support servies. Rising rates of gender-based violence have emerged as a troubling trend during this time. Gender-based violence...

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COVID-19 and Children: Understanding the science of SARS-CoV-2 infection in infants, children, teens

COVID-19 and Children: Understanding the science of SARS-CoV-2 infection in infants, children, teens

This article from March 31, 2020 summarizes current knowledge on the effect of COVID-19 on children. Drawing on research conducted so far on this group, the article highlights infection rates, risk factors and modes of transmission, as well as what is not known so far. A useful introduction for...

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Online Counselling and Mental Health Facility for Mental Health Issues associated with COVID-19

Online Counselling and Mental Health Facility for Mental Health Issues associated with COVID-19

The Department of Applied Psychology, University of Mumbai is offering online mental health support to deal with the psychological impact of the COVID19 outbreak. The counseling service are offered online through web-based counseling for. All faculty members are part of this counseling program. The department, using WHO, APA, and...

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Estimating the number of COVID-19 infections in Indian hot-spots using fatality data

Estimating the number of COVID-19 infections in Indian hot-spots using fatality data

This article conducts a study using the counts of fatalities and previously estimated parameters for the progress of the disease to give statistical estimates of the population infected with COVID-19. The article then suggests a method for estimating epidemiological parameters for COVID-19 in different locations. It also provides a...

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