Author Archives: Kara Gibson

Progress and Discoveries

I can’t believe that it’s been two months since we said goodbye to our Rachaita team and Ahmedabad. Of course, we knew that there would be challenges that come with working on a project thousands of miles away from our … Continue reading

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Rachaita Cooperative’s Week Overview

We had a busy week last week, working with the Rachaita team each day to learn as much as possible about the Construction Cooperative. Thanks to Varshaben and lots of masala chai, here’s an overview of what we have done: … Continue reading

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Rachaita: Field Trip

The onsite visits have easily made that biggest impression while trying to understand the scope and breadth of Rachaita Cooperative. We started our day by visiting the crossroads where women and men wait to be hired for daily work. There … Continue reading

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Team Rachaita ramps up in Ahmedabad

Greetings from Ahmedabad! After an amazing whirlwind 1.5 days in Mumbai, I am happy to say hello from our home for the next 10 days, Ahmedabad. So many things have already been checked off our list: wandering through the iconic … Continue reading

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