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Digital mediation of domestic and care work in India: Project Announcement
It is our great pleasure to announce that we are undertaking a study on digital mediation of domestic and care work in India, as part of and supported by the ... by Ambika Tandon and Aayush Rathi last modified Oct 10, 2019 08:09 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Doing Standpoint Theory
Feminist research methodology has evolved from different epistemologies, with several different schools of thought. Some of the more popular ones are feminist ... by Ambika Tandon and Aayush Rathi last modified Dec 06, 2019 04:59 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Domestic Work in the ‘Gig Economy’
The CIS and Domestic Workers’ Rights Union (DWRU) are hosting a discussion on the ‘gig economy’ and domestic work on Saturday, November 16 at Student Christian ... by Aayush Rathi last modified Dec 06, 2019 04:52 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
COVID-19 Charter Of Recommendations on Gig Work
Tandem Research and the Centre for Internet and Society organised a webinar on 9 April 2020, with unions representing gig workers and researchers studying ... by Aayush Rathi and Ambika Tandon last modified May 13, 2020 08:53 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , ,
Simiran Lalvani - Workers’ Fictive Kinship Relations in Mumbai App-based Food Delivery
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Simiran Lalvani last modified May 19, 2020 06:25 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Zothan Mawii - COVID-19 and Relief Measures for Gig Workers in India
CIS is cohosted a webinar with Tandem Research on the impact of the COVID-19 response on the gig economy on 9 April 2020. It was a closed door discussion ... by Zothan Mawii (Tandem Research) last modified May 19, 2020 05:41 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
A Compilation of Research on the Gig Economy
Over the past year, researchers at CIS have been studying gig economies and gig workers in India. Their work has involved consultative discussions with ... by Aayush Rathi, Ambika Tandon, Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified May 19, 2020 08:20 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , ,
CISxScholars Delhi - William F. Stafford (Nov 03, 6:30 pm)
We are delighted to have William F. Stafford, PhD candidate in UC Berkeley, present on "Public Measurements, Private Measurements, and the Convergence of ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Mar 13, 2019 12:30 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
Platformisation of Domestic Work in India: Report from a Multistakeholder Consultation
On November 16, 2019, The Centre for Internet and Society invited officials from the Department of Labour (Government of Karnataka), members of domestic worker ... by Tasneem Mewa last modified Feb 17, 2020 09:46 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
#MappingDigitalLabour - Panel discussion on platform-work in Mumbai and New Delhi
With the rise and popularity of app-based platforms such as Ola, Uber, Swiggy Zomato, and others, there are growing public conversation about regulation of ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Jul 20, 2019 11:58 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Sarah Zia - Not knowing as pedagogy: Ride-hailing drivers in Delhi
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Sarah Zia last modified May 19, 2020 06:35 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Anushree Gupta - Ladies ‘Log’: Women’s Safety and Risk Transfer in Ridehailing
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Anushree Gupta last modified May 19, 2020 06:29 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Noopur Raval and Rajendra Jadhav - Power Chronography of Food-Delivery Work
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find ... by Noopur Raval and Rajendra Jadhav last modified May 19, 2020 06:33 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
From Health and Harassment to Income Security and Loans, India's Gig Workers Need Support
Deemed an 'essential service' by most state governments, and thereby exempt from temporary suspension during the COVID-19 lockdown, food, groceries and other ... by Zothan Mawii (Tandem Research), Aayush Rathi (CIS), and Ambika Tandon (CIS) last modified May 19, 2020 06:57 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Roundtable on India’s Gig-work Economy
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Noopur Raval, Anushree Gupta, Rajendra Jadhav, Sarah Zia, and Simiran Lalvani last modified May 19, 2020 06:36 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
Manuel Beltrán - Institute of Human Obsolescence - Cartographies of Dispossession
Join us at the Delhi office of CIS on Thursday, April 4, at 5 pm for a talk by Manuel Beltrán, founder of the Institute of Human Obsolescence (IoHO), which ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Apr 01, 2019 08:00 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Mock-Calling – Ironies of Outsourcing and the Aspirations of an Individual
This post by Sreedeep is part of the 'Studying Internets in India' series. He is an independent photographer and a Fellow at the Centre for Public Affairs and ... by Sreedeep last modified Aug 06, 2015 05:00 AM — Filed under: , , ,