Thrust Areas

Lighting a Billion Lives
Resettlement & Rehabilitation
Rural Extension Activity

About us

The Social Transformation Division was established with the mandate of equipping policy-makers with relevant information and strategic inputs from the grassroots. The domain and influence of this Division has evolved over the years by continuously juxtaposing the latest knowledge and trends in...

What's happening

Workshop on Sustainable Energy for All

Workshop on Sustainable Energy for All

Bringing together the actors involved in the implementation of off-grid...

Illuminating Rural Africa

Illuminating Rural Africa

Accelerating universal energy access in Ethiopia and Kenya through the use...

A Hopeful Glimpse into the Future

A Hopeful Glimpse into the Future

A case study from Purnea district, Bihar impacting lives of 15,000...


  • Igniting young minds: Facilitating education...

    LaBL has touched the lives of more than 1500 students in 23 residential schools in the remote tribal hinterlands of Odisha. They now operate their own solar charging stations and use solar lanterns to study and engage in other vocational activities after dusk.

  • Women pave the way for conservation

    Building capacities of women to plan and implement water and energy-related interventions in Uttaranchal and Himachal Pradesh.

Research Publications

Research Articles