Tikeswar Patel

Tikeswar Patel

Tikeswar Patel joined Trickle Up in 2021 as the Senior Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Officer, UPMA with the Asia regional office in Kolkata, India. Before joining Trickle Up, Tikeswar was heading the Program Quality Management (PQM) Domain in ALC India. Being...
Unstoppable Women

Unstoppable Women

View What happens when the world’s poorest women have a wealth of information at their fingertips? Trickle Up tested this hypothesis by putting the power of mobile phones into the hands of women in India who strive daily to overcome conditions of extreme poverty and...
India’s Covid-19 Crisis

India’s Covid-19 Crisis

The Covid-19 pandemic has taken a deadly turn in India, with a surge in positive cases and deaths across the country. To respond, Trickle Up is mounting a relief effort that will provide critical food supplies, PPE, accurate health and safety information, and...
Sushanta Kumar Dash

Sushanta Kumar Dash

Sushanta Kumar Dash joined Trickle Up in 2021 as the Project Manager for the Ultra Poor Market Access (UPMA) Project, supported by Walmart. Sushanta has more than 18 years of experience in diverse areas, mostly working at grass root level in the field of community...
Learning & Leading

Learning & Leading

“It seemed like we would always be poor,” says Subodhini Hansada. Subodhini is a small farmer who lives in a village of 1,150 people called Lalchua in Jharkhand, India, with her husband and her two children, a nine-year-old and a six-year-old. Subodhini could only...