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« One of the Greatest Design Opportunities in the World… »
octobre 24, 2012 par s.vonkessel

Featuring the URBAN THINK TANK Rahul Mehrotra in South Mumbai, Mumbai, India, 2011 Rahul Mehrotra is a practicing architect and urban designer in Mumbai. He is also a professor at Harvard University’s GSD, and serves as the Chair of the … Read more

2568 vues
Chapatti, System D and Transcultural Design
octobre 19, 2012 par s.vonkessel

  Chapatti Sitting on a cement floor in a makeshift tin hut, lit by a single bulb, young men from the Northern States of India are cutting onions, chopping vegetables and rolling out dough for the flat breads, called Chapatti… Read more

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The Changemakers
octobre 14, 2012 par s.vonkessel

Featuring THE HINDU MAGAZINE, Sunday, October 14, 2012 Divya Sreedharan talks to five social and ecological entrepreneurs, both individuals and organisations, who are saving the planet in their own little way. What does a techie who now sets up rainwater-harvesting … Read more

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Behind the tin sheets.
octobre 10, 2012 par s.vonkessel

A reflection about an ongoing documentary film project in Bangalore The first interviewed person is Abhimanyu, from Bihar, the poorest state in India. He explains that he will certainly come back in Bangalore if he gets the opportunity. I … Read more

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India’s newspaper industry
par s.vonkessel

Featured Article: The New Yorker: Annals of Communications Citizens Jain Why India’s newspaper industry is thriving. by Ken Auletta October 8, 2012 While everywhere else in the world the newspaper and advertising industry is shrinking,  in India it is expanding … Read more

2198 vues
Early Morning Sunday Market
octobre 9, 2012 par s.vonkessel

Last Sunday I found myself walking among a huge crowd on an informal market; full of goods of all kinds and so full of people that I was sometimes concentrating more on putting my feet in an empty space, than … Read more

2615 vues
Let’s have a look.
par s.vonkessel

1 week ago. We were in this little village next to Doddabalapur, 15km from Yelahanka, where we met some people, we saw a village and of course we discovered how these famous Ganesha statutes are built. I am going to … Read more

2264 vues
2 States
par s.vonkessel

My first thought when I started to read Chetan Bhagat´s novel « 2 States: The story of my marriage »,  was « Oh no, this is going to be a Bollywood written version of an impossible romance story like Romeo and Juliet or … Read more

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Featured article:‘Where Indian growth is crooked’
par s.vonkessel

29 August 2012 By Neeta Deshpande Economist Amit Bhaduri speaks about the current direction of the Indian economy. … an excerpt Why doesn’t growth trickle down to the poor? It is not strictly true that growth does not trickle down … Read more