User Innovation & Cookstove Design
Using distribution channels to harness user innovation for better cookstove design.
Municipal Finance & City Disclosure Standards for India
CDF is developing a market data quality and information dissemination standard for India's cities to ensure that investors have adequate information to quickly and easily assess risk on an ongoing basis and respond accordingly.
Publishing & Outreach
This is an internal project to aggregate CDF wisdom and experience in outreach.
Making Markets Work for the Poor: Reducing Information Gaps at the Origin of the Supply Chain
This project seeks to investigate the role of information, specifically information about output prices, on farmer decision-making and competition at the bottom of the supply chain by designing and evaluating an intervention that provides price and market information to farmers and small traders in rural India through mobile phones.
Developing a viable waste management plan for small and tiny food establishments in Thanjavur
The MSW project aims to identify the potential for energy generation (through non-combustion options) from waste generated at small and tiny food establishments in Thanjavur district