We generate high-quality research and engage with relevant stakeholders to convert evidence into policy through a well-formulated advocacy strategy.
We collaborate with leading academicians, policy-makers, economists, development specialists, civil society organizations, and industry experts on research and policy design, implementation, data analysis, evaluation, and dissemination.
Areas of Work
RESEARCH & ANALYSIS
Lead and support research and analysis geared towards systematically improving women’s economic empowerment outcomes.
POLICY ENGAGEMENT & ADVOCACY
Engage and collaborate with policy-makers, advocates, champions, and influencers, who are actively involved in accelerating women’s involvement in the Indian economy.
BUILDING & TESTING INTERVENTIONS
Develop proof-of-concept by testing
gender-transformative interventions with policy and scale-up potential, especially with regard to the women’s empowerment collectives, and strengthening women’s digital capacity for information sharing, skilling, and communication.
IWWAGE has partnered with leading research institutes and experienced professionals in the areas of research, evidence generation to influence policies that impact lives of women and girls.
ISI Delhi Center and IWWAGE work together on the following projects:
Modelling of Women’s Labor Supply Decisions in a Life Cycle Framework
Female Employment, Soil Endowment, and Agricultural Technology
Enabling Access to Work Opportunities for Women in Manufacturing
Nudging Households to Increase the Usage of Clean Fuel
The overarching objective is to rigorously analyze the constraints that women face in engaging in remunerative economic activities —
primarily from the supply-side perspective — while also attempting to understand the demand-side factors that affect their economic