Sabina Dewan, President and Executive Director of JustJobs Network writes a Working Paper commissioned by the Group of 24 and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, New York. This paper is part of the Growth and Reducing Inequality Working Paper Series which is an effort to gather and disseminate a diverse range of perspectives and research on trends, drivers and policy responses relevant to developing country efforts to boost growth and reduce inequality.
The availability of good jobs on the scale that India requires is one of our biggest challenges. To understand the jobs crisis of the country today and to help address this challenge, the JustJobs Network (JJN) and the Centre for Policy Research (CPR) are launching a new partnership to generate new, innovative and fresh ideas to help shaping the narrative and action on jobs in the country.
Constituting over 90% of enterprises in most countries, micro, small and medium enterprises can augment a nation’s economy. JustJobs Index works with GIZ to examine the types of innovative small businesses and recommends ways to promote them.