Spotlight on handwashing in rural India


Findings from a study on hand hygiene related knowledge and practices in four Indian states. Hygiene behaviours are critical to prevent leading causes of death and diseases in children, particularl...   Read More

Geospatial technologies in India


A significant portion of Outline India’s work is conducted in rural parts of India which are either unavailable on Google Maps or lack geo-spatial details. Intermittent or lack of connectivity alon...   Read More

Swachh Bharat: Beyond Cleanliness


While the Swachh Bharat Mission has been lauded for pushing towards a Clean India, there seems to be no way to validate its success.   Read More

Sashakt Baseline Evaluation Findings


Improving sexual and reproductive health among Mahadalit adolescents in Bihar, India   Read More


Experiences and perspectives of research and the development sector.

Experiences from 'Evaluation 2018'

The theme of this year’s conference, Evaluation 2018 organised by the the American Evaluation Association was ‘Seeking Truth to Power’, a core beli...

Using Drones for Research and Monitoring – Ethical, Safety and Accountability framework

Once the preserve of the military, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are now used in READ MORE

The Importance of Audits in Social Interventions

India is home to one of the most diverse populations in the world in terms of language, culture, class, race and ethnicity. Formulating policy and...

Riding in a Man's World

13th September, 2016: As a child, whenever I tried lifting a heavy suit case or when I wanted to climb a tree or even when I volunteered to open th...

Experiences of Community Mapping in Madhya Pradesh

India is the second largest producer of cotton in the world and farmers a...


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Chai Market: The India tea market and how it compares to the rest of the world
Yellow Brick Road in Politics A snapshot of Indian politics from the Election Watch, ADR Report (2004- 2013)
Education in India Attempts to improve the infra-structure but deteriorating learning outcomes


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