Mr. Mayank Jain, in his present role is co-founder of Social Enterprise MicroX Foundation and work with rural communities in sustainable livelihood creation. His interest lies in social and circular economy, climate change and enterprise-led development. Mayank operates in ÔGayaÕ, a district of the poor state of ÔBiharÕ in India. The Collaborating Researcher participated in the Call for Papers Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy? which was launched by the United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy (UNTFSSE) in 2018 and organized by UNRISD.