CPPR in the News

July 27, 2019

Workshop on disaster management held in Kochi

The US Consulate and Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) in association with Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KSDMA) organized a workshop called ‘America with Kerala’ here on Wednesday to come up with policy recommendations on disaster management. “The goal […]
July 27, 2019

Integrated agency for disaster response must

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in The New Indian Express 25 July, 2019
July 27, 2019

Disaster Management plan for Kochi in final stage comments Mayor

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in Malayala Manorama 24 July, 2019
July 27, 2019

Involve communities in disaster management, says U.S. expert

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in The Hindu on 23 July, 2019
July 20, 2019

Media One: Discussion on Karnataka Political Scenario

CPPR Chairman Dr D Dhanuraj was part of the panel discussion on the present political scenario in Karnataka. This discussion was aired on the Media One News Channel on July 19, 2019.
July 15, 2019

Masters in Public policy and Governance

MA Public Policy and Governance Programme in the Education and Employment News section of Mathrubhumi Thozhil Vartha
July 15, 2019

Kerala must woo Chinese tourists, says think tank

News story published in The New Indian Express based on the research paper ‘A Chinese Solution to Kerala’s Tourism Sector Woes’ by Muraleedharan Nair, Senior Fellow, CPPR The Chinese literature, movies, martial arts and even products have influenced the lives […]
July 15, 2019

Notification of RERA must for protecting flat buyers

Dr D Dhanuraj, Chairman, CPPR, quoted in The Times of India. The plight of the flat owners in the four apartment complexes in Maradu, which were ordered to be demolished, have exposed the loopholes in the system, which punishes innocent […]
July 13, 2019

Structural Reforms or over dependence on the budget; the road ahead for Kerala?

Dr Dhanuraj, Chairman, CPPR writes in Azhimukham regarding Budget 2019’s impact on Kerala. He stressed on the need for structural reforms in Kerala economy.  Click here to read
July 11, 2019

Homestays in Kochi to come under GST, service providers upset

“According to CPPR study, around 50% of homestays have closed due to excessive regulation.” Dr Dhanuraj quoted in The Times of India article on imposition of GST on homestays.  KOCHI: The state goods and service tax department on Monday issued […]
July 11, 2019

‘Time for GCDA to widen its horizons’

Dr D Dhanuraj, Chairman, CPPR, quoted in The New Indian Express.Talking about the Greater Cochin Development Authority, he stresses on the need to prevent fragmentation of powers b/w developmental agencies & need to empower elected local bodies. KOCHI: Greater Cochin Development […]
July 6, 2019

Jobs, but they don’t deliver the goods

Anupama Ghosh, Senior Research Associate, CPPR comments in a news story published in Live Mint on the Union Budget 2019 During the one-hour drive along the winding mountain pass connecting Kerala’s Wayanad to the rest of India, Jithin Raj, 25, […]
July 5, 2019

For the infrastructure sector, it reads more like a vision statement

The Budget did give out a positive statement. It lacks a clear road map as to how to achieve certain targets proposed. Infrastructure is one of the major focus areas of the Union government in the Budget presented by Finance […]
July 4, 2019

A Chinese solution for tourism woes?

News story published in The Times of India based on the research paper ‘A Chinese Solution to Kerala’s Tourism Sector Woes’ by Muraleedharan Nair, Senior Fellow, CPPR Providing a ‘A Chinese Solution to Kerala’s Tourism Sector Woes’, a research paper […]
June 28, 2019

US, Kerala join hands to share expertise on disaster mgmt

News report on America with Kerala Thiruvananthapuram workshop published in The New Indian Express on 25 June, 2019

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