The Policy Post #100
Editor’s Note ✍️
It brings us so much happiness, pride, and joy to bring to you the 100th edition of #ThePolicyPost! For this edition, we thought it best to highlight the Editor’s Note from our first-ever edition that came out on Aug 21, 2020:
100 editions in, it’s a good time to take stock of how much we’ve helped our audiences and how satisfied you’ve been with the contents of this newsletter and how it has evolved over the last two years:
We also want to make sure you know the team that brings you this newsletter every week - here are the policy wonks (more about us here):
Again, we thank you for placing your trust in us and keeping us going for 100 solid editions. We aim to keep growing, innovating and expanding the scope of this newsletter to ensure that it remains a pillar of knowledge that helps you lead a better, more informed life and build a thriving career.
With that, we (proudly) bring to you: The Policy Post #100!
This Week’s Policy Focus 🔎
The Silver Lining on Red Light
Sejal Pandey, writes: Since sex work is stigmatised in society, sex workers have to face a lot of repercussions. They are denied basic human rights such as the right to access healthcare. Sex-workers cannot form an organisation and work in the way other sectors do because of social stigma, they also face violence and other social problems for which they cannot take legal help. Click below to read about some policies that could be useful to improve their living conditions.
Policy Charcha 💬
The best Podcasts, Videos, Essays and Fellowships for this past week from the world of Policy and Governance!
📚 Fellowship: IUIF Fellowship
📷 Simplifying Policy Issues: PolicyGram
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