July 22, 2024

CPPR 20th Anniversary Programmes

July 19, 2024

CPPR’s 20th Anniversary: One Year long Celebrations began

Kochi (18-07-2024): The Kochi-based Center for Public Policy Research (CPPR) has begun its 20th anniversary programs. The program was officially inaugurated by Kochi Corporation Mayor M Anilkumar and took place at the Grand Hotel on MG Road in Ernakulam. Professor of […]
July 18, 2024

Easing the Regulatory Ecosystem of School Education in India

In India, education is a subject in the concurrent list of the seventh schedule of the Indian Constitution and thus, school education falls under the jurisdiction of both the Union and State governments. At the central level, the Right to […]
July 18, 2024

MobiliseHER: Empowering Gender-Responsive Mobility Systems in Indian Cities

Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR), Kochi, in its efforts to implement gender responsive mobility, has locally partnered with Centre for Heritage, Environment and Development (C-HED), Kochi, for the project ‘MobiliseHER’, funded by EuropeAid and implemented by the Urban Electric […]
July 18, 2024

Indian Coastal Think Tank Network: Addressing Traditional and Non-traditional Challenges in the Indian Ocean Region from Regional and National Perspectives

The Indian Ocean Region (IOR) is an arena of great geopolitical and geoeconomic importance for India and the rest of the nations in the Indo-Pacific. This region boasts the presence of many regional organisations, such as the QUAD, AUKUS, IORA, […]
July 8, 2024

Change in demographic profile major cause of declining student strength in schools

S Irudaya Rajan, chair of the International Institute of Migration and Development, pointed towards the migration of youth to foreign shores as a reason for the declining student strength. D Dhanuraj, CPPR Chairman, comments on the news published in The […]
July 8, 2024

Times Now Doctors Day Conclave: Experts call for ‘risk- grading’ of tobacco products in India

New Delhi [India], July 5: To commemorate Doctors’ Day, the Times Now Doctors Day Conclave brought together leading medical professionals to celebrate their contributions and address pressing health issues facing India. One such critical issue is the devastating toll of […]
July 4, 2024

‘രാഹുൽ ഗാന്ധി എന്ന രാഷ്ട്രീയ നേതാവിന്റെ പുതിയൊരു അദ്ധ്യായമാണ് നമ്മൾ കാണുന്നത്’ | Dr D Dhanuraj | News18 Malayalam

CPPR Chairman D Dhanuraj featured on News18 Malayalam discussion on Rahul Gandhi MP’s speech at Loksabha Views expressed by the author are personal and need not reflect or represent the views of the Centre for Public Policy Research.
July 2, 2024

Webinar | Minilateralism in the Indo-Pacific: Opportunities and Challenges

The webinar on “Minilateralism in the Indo-Pacific”, organised by the Indo-Pacific Circle in collaboration with the Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR), delved into the evolving dynamics of minilateralism and the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead. The discussion featured Dr. […]
July 2, 2024

Round Table Conference on Decriminalisation of Business Laws in Kerala

A round table conference was organised by the Trivandrum Chamber of Commerce and Industries (TCCI) in partnership with the Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) on ‘Decriminalisation of Business Laws in Kerala’ on June 24, 2024 at the TCCI office, […]
July 2, 2024

‘സാമ്പത്തിക പ്രശ്നമാണ് ആളുകളെ കുറ്റകൃത്യം ചെയ്യുന്നതിലേക്ക് നയിക്കുന്നത്’ | Anu Anna Jo | Asianet News

CPPR Senior Research Associate Anu Anna Jo featured on Asianet News discussion Old Age Policy In Kerala Views expressed by the author are personal and need not reflect or represent the views of the Centre for Public Policy Research.
July 2, 2024

Concern over deteriorating plight of Vyttila Mobility Hub

Commuters, drivers, and pedestrians having a harrowing time due to delay in restoring roads on the hub premises; substantial amount of work on the carriageway of service road, drains, and culverts completed, claims CSML D Dhanuraj, CPPR Chairman, comments on […]
June 27, 2024

മെട്രോപ്പൊലിറ്റൻ ആസൂത്രണ സമിതി: അധികാരമില്ലെങ്കിൽ കടലാസിലൊതുങ്ങും

D Dhanuraj, CPPR Chairman, comments on the news published in Malayala Manorama ഭരണഘടനാപരമായ ഉത്തരവാദിത്തം നിറവേറ്റാനായി രൂപീകരിക്കുന്ന പല സംവിധാനങ്ങളും കേവലം പേരിനു മാത്രം പ്രവർത്തിക്കുന്നതാണ് പതിവുരീതിയെന്ന് സെന്റർ ഫോർ പബ്ലിക് പോളിസി റിസർച്ച് (സിപിപിആർ) ചെയർമാൻ ഡോ. ഡി ധനുരാജ് പറഞ്ഞു. എംപിസി രൂപീകരിക്കേണ്ടത് ആവശ്യമാണെങ്കിലും തീരുമാനമെടുക്കാനുള്ള അധികാരം നൽകിയിട്ടില്ലെങ്കിൽ […]
June 27, 2024

CPPR Dialogue| Bus Rapid Transit System & Metro: A closer look at Pune’s Public Transport System

With many cities now having metro systems, there has been recent debates of the viability of metro systems specially in those cities where Bus Rapid Transit System was first implemented. The ridership in metro systems in most Indian cities are […]
June 21, 2024

Decriminalisation of Business Laws in Kerala

Imprisonment for minor violations in Kerala? It’s time for a change. Watch how CPPR is advocating for a fairer business environment. In Kerala, minor infractions could lead to imprisonment for business owners due to the staggering 113 laws governing the […]