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August 20, 2019

Bus Day 2.0 will start in November

News article published in The New Indian Express related to ‘Kochi Public Transport Day’, a year-long campaign initiated by the Centre for Public Policy Research in January 2018. As part of this campaign third Wednesday of every month would be […]
August 14, 2019

Cryptocurrency – India’s fight for and against it

In the last few weeks, Bitcoin has burst back into the public discourse, following a huge surge in its price. The price, which began the year at under $4000 per bitcoin, reached $12,000 in June 2019. This has led many […]
August 5, 2019

Commuters clueless on the scope of Kochi1 Card

Dr D Dhanuraj, Chairman, CPPR, quoted in The Times of India. Talking about the Kochi1 Card, he said that there needs to be clarity on how commuters using the Kochi1 Card could get the benefits of One Nation One Card […]
July 31, 2019

Finding a way out of Kochi’s traffic tangle

In this news report published in The Hindu on the traffic issues in the city, CPPR Chairman Dr D Dhanuraj comments “The proposed command and control centre for traffic management remains in the discussion stage while confusion prevails over whether […]
July 31, 2019

Are PPPs the road ahead for Indian Railways?

The technological advancements made in the rail sector give a positive message but demand huge capital investment, which will require private participation. Indian Railways is one of the largest rail networks in the world carrying over 23 million passengers and […]
July 29, 2019

Dr D Dhanuraj Chairman, CPPR comments in a series published in The Lede. Kerala is a state that runs largely on two sources of revenue – tourism and money orders. In this series on The Lede the focus on the […]
July 29, 2019

India’s Southern Sojourn in the Indian Ocean

Indian Ocean Region being a strategic location in the Indo-Pacific region has caught the attention of the world’s new master, China. China, being the new party to enter the region’s political domain, has emerged as a threat to India’s maritime […]
July 28, 2019

Workshop on disaster management held in Kochi

The US Consulate and Centre for Public Policy Research 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

Disaster Management workshop held in Kochi

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in ETV Bharat on July 24, 2019
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

‘America with Kerala’ workshop in Kochi started

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in Manoramma Online July 24, 2019
July 27, 2019

Raising awareness on tackling natural disasters

The US Consulate General in Chennai and Centre for Public Policy Research in Kochi, in association with Kerala State Disaster Management Authority, are organising a series of workshops and awareness-building events titled ‘America with Kerala’ across Kerala. The events, launched […]
July 27, 2019

‘America with Kerala’ workshop in city tomorrow

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in The New Indian Express on 22 July, 2019
July 27, 2019

Disaster resilient infrastructure development panel discussion at CUSAT

News report on the panel discussion held as America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in Mathrubhumi July 25, 2019
July 27, 2019

CPPR workshop from today

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in Deepika on 25 July 2019
July 27, 2019

Mobility during disasters roundtable discussion at metro head office

News report related America with Kerala breakout session published in Malayala Manorama 25 July, 2019
July 27, 2019

Disaster plan in making: Mayor

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in Deccan Chronicle July 23, 2019
July 27, 2019

Workshop on disaster resilience begins

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in The Times of India on July 25, 2019
July 27, 2019

Workshop on Disaster Management

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

CPPR workshop from today

News report on America with Kerala Kochi workshop published in Mathrubhumi 23 July, 2019