Ruchira Boss

Ruchira Boss is an Assistant Programme Officer for TARINA with a master’s degree in development studies from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and a bachelor’s degree in economics (hons.) from St. Xavier’s College, Jaipur. Her master’s dissertation was on “Agrarian Crisis and Farmer Suicides in India with Emphasis on the Malwa Belt of Punjab”. Her interests lie in improving the livelihoods of Indian farmers by making agriculture sustainable and remunerative, as well as in empowering women farmers so they receive their due recognition.

Email: rb838@cornell.edu

TARINA Consortium Partners

BAIF Development Research Foundation
CAIR India
Cornell University
Emory University
Grameen Development Services
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Tata Trusts
Tata Institute of Social Sciences(TISS)