Radheshyam Jadhav is an award-winning journalist and communication researcher with twenty years of experience in field reporting. He holds a Ph.D. in journalism and communication science and has been a British Chevening Gurukul Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science. A two-time winner of the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award, he has also been an Asia Journalism Fellow at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He has over twenty awards and scholarships to his credit in these two decades. With an established record of writing on politics, gender issues, health, agriculture, environment and rural and urban development issues, Radheshyam’s research in empowerment journalism and communication has been based on extensive field visits. He has put oppressed people and their constructive struggle at the centre of the communication process.