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Devaki Jain

General Coordinator

Institute of Social Studies Trust

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Institute of Social Studies Trust

Bengaluru, Karnataka,

India

Background Information

Employment History

Founder and Director

Institute of Social Studies Trust


Affiliations

Singamma Sreenivasan Foundation for the Network on Women

Trustee


St Anne's College

Plumer Visiting Fellow


Delhi Policy Group

Senior Fellow


Central Planning Commission

Member of the Group


DAWN

Founding Member


Women's Movement

Active Member


Eminent Persons Group on the Impact

Member


Karnataka State Planning Board

Moderator, Writer, Social Activist


South Commission

Member


Delhi School of Economics

Senior Fellow


Sussex University

Visiting Fellow


UNFPA

Member of Advisory Committees, Expert and Eminent Persons Groups


UNIFEM

Member of Advisory Committees, Expert and Eminent Persons Groups


UNICEF

Member of Advisory Committees, Expert and Eminent Persons Groups


UNESCO

Member of Advisory Committees, Expert and Eminent Persons Groups


International Labour Organization

Member of Advisory Committees, Expert and Eminent Persons Groups


FAO

Member of Advisory Committees, Expert and Eminent Persons Groups


WHO

Member of Advisory Committees, Expert and Eminent Persons Groups


Indian Association of Women's Studies

Founding Member


Harvard University

Visiting Fellow


Government

Member, Several National Policy Making Committees


State of Karnataka

Member of the Planning Board


Institute of Development Studies

Visiting Fellow


Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies

Visiting Fellow


Core Committee

Member


Education

Mysore University


Honorary Doctorate

University of Durban , Westville


Honorary Doctorate

University of Westville


MA

Economics

Oxford


Web References(98 Total References)


Institute of Social Studies Trust for promotion of social justice and equity for the under-privileged with a focus on women

www.isst-india.org [cached]

Ms. Devaki Jain
Former Director, ISST


History | dawnnet.org

dawnnet.org [cached]

It was first located at the Institute of Social Studies Trust (ISST) in Bangalore, India, with Devaki Jain as the first General Coordinator.
Devaki Jain (India)


www.ruskin.ac.uk

Devaki Jain has had a career which has taken her from Ruskin College to work as an influential academic and activist, both within India, and internationally.
Devaki received the Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian award. Devaki was, for many years, director of the Institute of Social Studies and has often served as an advisor to the Government of India on women's economic empowerment. She has also chaired the UN Advisory Committee on Gender in the Asia/Pacific Region, and served on the Advisory Committee Expert Groups for many UN organizations. Devaki is also a founder member of DAWN (Development Alternatives for Women in a New Era), a network of Southern women social scientists providing an alternative framework for understanding and advancing the cause of poor women in the South. Devaki reflects on her time at Ruskin and the impact it had on her life:


www.st-annes.ox.ac.uk

Conversation with Devaki Jain
St Anne's College, Oxford > About the College > Conversation with Devaki Jain St Anne's College, Oxford: Shield Devaki Jain, alumna and Plumer Visiting Fellow at St Anne's College, is a practicing economist and feminist. She is the Founder and former Director of the Institute of Social Studies Trust based in New Delhi, India. She was previously a lecturer at the University of Delhi, founding member of Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN), Senior Fellow of the Delhi Policy Group, and member of the South Commission chaired by Julius Nyerere. In 2006, Dr Jain was presented with the Padma Bhushan Award for exceptional and distinguished service. She has also published several books and articles on Indian development and women's status.


www.st-annes.ox.ac.uk

Conversation with Devaki Jain
Devaki Jain, alumna and Plumer Visiting Fellow at St Anne's College, is a practicing economist and feminist. She is the Founder and former Director of the Institute of Social Studies Trust based in New Delhi, India. She was...


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