The high cost of diarrheal illness for urban slum households–a cost-recovery approach: a cohort study

VOI 24(2) :

Social Conditions and Urban Health Inequities: Realities, Challenges and Opportunities to Transform the Urban Landscape through Research and Action

Journal of Urban Health (2011) - ISSN 1099-3460 Volume 88 Number 6

VOI 24(2) : 88:1183-1193
DOI : 10.1007/s11524-011-9609-y

The psychological toll of slum living in Mumbai, India: a mixed methods study

Social Science and Medicine, Oct (2014)

VOI 24(2) : 119:155-69
DOI : 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.08.021. Epub 2014


This book describes the successful interaction between youth, local policy makers and the community which took place in ward 202 and ward 203 of Mumbai in 2007-2008.

Paach Prashna Shambhar Uttare

This book documents the experiences of the Tarunaee initiative undertaken by PUKAR in 2004-05 for the youth of Mumbai.

Ethey Khari Mumbai Bhetate

PUKAR takes Mumbai as a laboratory for exploring issues of urbanization. Using research as a tool for intervention and transformation, PUKAR’s trained Barefoot Researchers have brought in sharp focus a Mumbai that belongs to the disenfranchised majority.

Mumbai’s Barefoot Researchers

The Barefoot Research is an in-house publication that comes out of a sustained conversation over six years at PUKAR about the relationship between documentation, research and citizenship in today’s “mega cities”.