From the blog

December 27, 2008

Discussion on Area Sabha and its Relevance in the context of Urban Reforms in Cochin

A growing city also has its problems which seem to grow at a similar rate, whether it is health, traffic and transportation, or water supply. How does a city like Cochin address such issues? How do we assure legitimacy and […]
December 26, 2008

Launch of

The Launch of in Kerala was organised on 8th November, 2008 at Ashirbhavan, Cochin by Centre for Public Policy Research. The launch was attended by eminent personalities from different fields like Shri P A Rajan, eminent journalist and political […]
December 25, 2008

State Level RTI Workshop

The successful implementation of any legislation primarily depends on the level of awareness among the common man. In the context of a proactive legislation like RTI Act, citizens need to be aware on how to file applications and utilize the […]
March 20, 2008

School Chain Index

Fraser Institute Canada is to set up an International Centre for Entrepreneurship in Education wing. School Chain Project, supported by Fraser Institute, traces managements in India that handle more than three schools. The first phase of the project involves setting […]
March 2, 2008

Right to Information( RTI) Campaign

The Right to Information Act was passed by the Indian Parliament in 2005, providing statutory recognition to the citizen’s right to seek information from public authorities. The legislation intends to bring transparency in governmental machinery by encouraging public scrutiny and […]
December 8, 2007

Workshop on Liberal Cooperative Law

Kerala, The most prominent state for literacy and education is lagging behind in creating people friendly rules and laws. A vast majority of Kerala’s marketing and business sectors lies in the co-operative sector. But due to the mismanagement and lack […]
November 23, 2007

CPPR attends YLDA AGM at Jakarta

CPPR was privileged to attend the Young Liberals and Democrats of Asia (YLDA) Annual General Meeting and workshop on “Engaging Citizens for Responsible and Effective Governance” in Jakarta, Indonesia from the 22nd to 26th of November 2007. Twenty-five participants from […]
November 23, 2007

Local Governance and Civil Society Seminar

The Team CPPR got the chance to represent India in the international Seminar on “Local Government and Civil Society” organized By Friedrich Neumann Foundation, Germany. Mr. Antony Dawson D’silva, Research Scholar of CPPR and Ms. Caroline C. Neriamparampil, Project Coordinator, […]
September 6, 2007

CPPR attends LYSA meet in Induruwa

Centre for Public Policy Research has been an active observer in LYSA for the last one year.  The Centre has always tried to its best to contribute to the functioning of LYSA during this period. CPPR was represented by Roji […]