Tata Institute of Social Sciences

COVID-19 Response

Mumbai | Tuljapur | Hyderabad | Guwahati | Patna

TISS has had a long history of disaster response that dates back to 1947.  
In this crisis too, TISS is active at various fronts to help mitigate the effects of the novel corona virus.

Focus Areas

Advocacy & Policy


Focuses on tracking and collating the various policies and advisories released by various organisations at the International, National, State, District and Local levels.


Includes various axes from working with tribal, urban, rural, migrant and/or unhoused communities to prisoner rehabilitation to various psycho-social issues.



Includes stories from the field, research reports, proposals for research (fund soliciting and not) research resources and publications.



Includes a compilation of useful communication resources on various themes from health to fake news.




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Editorial Team: Amita Bhide, Anjali Monteiro, Janki Andharia

Editorial Support and Newsletter: Anusha Ramanathan

Content Editor: Aparna Srivastava

Content coordinators/contributors: Vijay Raghavan, Aparna Joshi, Nilesh Gawde, Aseem Prakash, Rajni Konanthambigi, Faiz Ullah, Asha Banu Soletti, Ratoola Kundu, Lalitha Kamath, Chetna Duggal, Jacquleen Joseph, Lavanya Arvind, Sabah Khan, Trupti Panchal, staff of M-Ward project, Prayas, Tanda, Koshish, Special cell, and all other interventions/Field Action Projects of TISS

Wireframe and Design Inputs: K.P. Jayasankar`

IT Support: Sivakumar V and staff of TISS Computer Centre

Web Development: Dot Solutions