Media

Media Articles

Masculinities and platform labor in India
Interview of Sai Amulya for /DigiLabour`
07-04-2022

The need for ‘techbridization’ in the digital platform economy
Op Ed by Pallavi Bansal for Times Of India (TOI)
07-12-2021

Obstacles remain for hiring women and minorities in India’s platform sector
Interview of Pallavi Bansal by PlatformsIntelligence
03-12-2021

Will e-commerce revive Bangladesh’s artisanal economy?
Opinion piece by Upasana Bhattacharjee, Payal Arora, & Usha Raman, GlobalDev Blog
08-11-2021

No Woman’s Land: Female Cab Drivers On Indian Roads
Opinion piece by Pallavi Bansal for Outlook magazine
03-08-2021

How creative design strategies help sustainability and inclusion
Interview of Payal Arora by Your Story, DesignUp Media Coverage
03-06-2021

Thoughts on the design of a fair society
Interview of Payal Arora by MASHING UP, a Japanese media platform
03-02-2021

From Unbanked to fully Digital: A look behind Bangladesh’s online money transfers (pages 28-29)
Essay by Mohammad Sahid Ullah for the Dhaka Courier, an Independent Newsweekly
01-08-2020

Where in India’s COVID-19 Response Is the Moral Compass That Guides Governance?
Essay by Usha Raman for the Science: The Wire
01-08-2020

Technology for a social cause: TikTok and Asia’s mobile-first nations
CoronaBrief Blog by Payal Arora for the Friedrich Ebert Foundation
11-05-2020

Digital justice for the next billion users
Interview with Payal Arora for the Friedrich Ebert Foundation
24.03.2020

Talks

Feminizing transactions: learning from the FemLab project
Keynote by Usha Raman at Digital Transactions in Asia IV.
10-02-2022

FemWork: Critical Pivot towards Design for Inclusive Labor Futures 
Keynote by Payal Arora for ACM CHI22 
05-05-2022

Adobe Design Mix: AI and Creativity: How to build inclusive design
Talk by Payal Arora for Adobe India
10-12-2021

Feminist tech and the future of work 
Keynote by Payal Arora for NetHope 20th Anniversary Global Summit 
18-11-2021

Designing for Work and Workers
Talk by Payal Arora for New School Parsons, New York
04-11-2021

The Future of the Platform Economy and Platform Work PhD Symposium 
presentation by Pallavi Bansal. Dimmons 
Universitat Oberta de Catalunya DigiLabour  Research Lab 
27-09-2021

AI for Law and Justice’ panel presentation with Amulya Sai and Siddharth deSouza
Sai University
24-09-2021

Exploring everyday feminism in India presentation on by Sai Amulya Komarraju
Association of Indian Research Scholars (AIRS) 
23-09-2021

Digital marginalization: A report card on the Internet as a public good Panel presentation by Chinar Mehta. IdeoSync Media Combine 
17-09-2021

Feminist Internet and the Problem With Social Media Algorithms
Dr. Usha Raman is in conversation with Shrishti Malhotra, producer at The Swaddle, on cyberfeminism, algorithm biases, and reimagining the internet.
29-07-2021

Peace & Justice Cafe Keynote Launch on building care economies by Payal Arora & panel discussion with directors at Asser Institute, Clingendael Institute, and Leiden’s Center of Innovation
Hague Humanity Hub 
15-06-2021

ICA ‘Rethinking borders and boundaries’ 2021: Talk by Usha Raman on ‘Platform work and the planetary economy: global design, local experience’ 
International Communication Association (ICA) 
27-05-2021

Lord Kelvin Adam Smith Symposium 2021: Talk by Payal Arora on ‘A feminist design manifesto for the future of work in the Global South’ 
University of Glasgow 
26-05-2021

‘New Frontiers of Digital Governance’ Digital Pathways: Talk by Payal Arora on ‘Fair work, feminist design and women’s labour collectives in the digital age’ 
Oxford University 
06-05-2021

Development & its Futures Istanbul2021 Innovation Days Plenary with Payal Arora
UNDP 
24-03-2021

Feminist approaches to designing location-based platforms in India 
Talk by Pallavi Bansal at Etmaal2021 ‘Communication, Diversity, Democracy’ 
04-02-2021

Women, Work, and Voice in the Gig Economy 
Arthan Future of Work Forum and Just Jobs Network with Payal Arora 
16-12-2020

Exploring Democratizing the future of work: Feminist approaches to digital collectives Edge Session at Ministry of Change with Payal Arora
UNDP 
27-10-2020

Data sovereignty and data colonialism Keynote Roundtable Panel with Payal Arora, Nick Couldry, Ralph Litzinger, Amir Anwar
London School of Economics
02-09-2020

Unchain the human in the global value chain LIVE show with Payal Arora on
Whats NEXT-Hamburg
25-06-2020

Webinar on informal labour & platform economy with Payal Arora
Pondicherry University 
12-06-2020

Deconstructing the Data Gaze Round table talk by Usha Raman
University of Hyderabad
12-05-2020

The digital economy in Asia: feminist perspectives Webinar with Payal Arora organized by 
Friedrich Ebert Foundation
22-04-2020