Lack of data professionals in the impact sector
Arthan organizes a fireside chat to highlight the need for more data talent for social impact Posted on 14 Oct, 2022 06:50 PM

Arthan, a social enterprise, recently organized a Fireside Chat Session - Data Talent for Social Good to bridge the awareness gap of the lack of data professionals in the impact sector.

There is a need to integrate data science into the existing education system (Image: Mohamed Mahmoud Hassan, Public Domain Pictures)
Climate Asia, a new initiative launched to deal with the climate crisis
Need to focus on geographically specific solutions
Posted on 26 Apr, 2022 08:26 PM

A new initiative “Climate Asia” attempts to build a robust climate ecosystem in Asia, by working with climate organizations to strengthen the workforce.

Building and strengthening the climate ecosystem in Asia (Image: Tumisu, Pixabay)
Impact of climate change on agricultural livelihoods of women
Arthan and JustJobs Network organised a forum to discuss climate change through the lens of gender equality Posted on 11 Mar, 2022 06:39 PM

The aim of the forum was to discuss the impact of climate change on agricultural livelihoods of women. The forum threw light on the deep disparities between the work women have access to relative to men and the significant gender gap prevailing amongst agricultural casual workers. Women’s wages are at least 30 percent lower than male wages.

A pearl millet farmer with part of her harvest (Image: ICRISAT, CC BY-NC 2.0)