Workers strive for work life dignity through fulfillment of decent work agenda
Decent work is what the workers’ organisations are striving for globally. The everyday struggle of an individual worker is about getting gainfully employed, freedom to exercise rights at the workplace, enjoy social protection and...
Call-to-Apply - Designing for Socio-Ecological Transformation – Workshop Series Part 2
How can we best achieve a sustainable model for living? This question will be tackled by 25 designers and changemakers from across India, in the second series of the workshop supported by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) India...
Practical Guide to Design Thinking : A collection of Methods to rethink Social Change
The use of creative concepts and innovative methods, often referred to as Design Thinking, was for a long time a niche practice for nerdy innovators, or designers. Overtime it has evolved into an approach applied by professionals...
to Friday, 01.03.19
Labour Partners of FES India are committed to constructive change
“Integrating a 500 million workforce, majority of whom have low levels of literacy and skills, into modern and digitalized businesses creates a complex socio-economic mélange, which needs to be addressed soon” (Johann Ivanov,...
to Thursday, 01.11.18
- New Delhi
Global Jobs Crisis Conference: Risks, Challenges and Opportunities
„We have failed to address the real needs of the people, to create jobs and proper infrastructure in our rural areas. Big Business are growing, but community centers closing. This is a toxic combination.“ (Quote by Patrick...
Crisis in the Agrarian Sector and its Impact on India's Economy and Politics
"There is a crisis in the agrarian sector is not only economic but also social that has effected individuals, new age farmers and climate change. To improve the conditions there should be more control on farmers’ value chain."
June 16 is the International Domestic Workers day. On this day we celebrate the anniversary of the ILO Convention 189 and join with domestic workers, members of trade unions and other organisations to mobilise and act on this...
to Monday, 11.06.18
- New Delhi
Designing for Socio-Ecological Transformation
Our built and unbuilt environment is central to our living. These are the spaces where we can experience nature and interact with it on a day-to-day basis. Yet, the way they are designed and created, has high social, ecological...
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is a non-profit German foundation funded by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, and headquartered in Bonn and Berlin. It was founded in 1925 and is named after Germany's first democratically elected President, Friedrich Ebert. FES is committed to the advancement of both socio-political and economic development in the spirit of social democracy, through civic education, research, and international cooperation. Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is the oldest political foundation in Germany.