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Centre for Policy Research

New Delhi, India
Joined July 2016
Presence in: India
Focus: Community / Customary Land Rights, Economic Empowerment, Education, Environmental Justice, Governance, Housing & Sanitation

The Centre for Policy Research (CPR) has been one of India’s leading public policy think tanks since 1973. The Centre is a non-profit, independent institution dedicated to conducting research that contributes to a more robust public discourse about the structures and processes that shape life in India.

CPR’s community of distinguished academics and practitioners represents views from many disciplines and across the political spectrum. Senior faculty collaborate with more than 50 young professionals and academics at CPR and with partners around the globe to investigate topics critical to India’s future.

People Associated With This Organization

Ashwin Parulkar

Centre for Policy Research
Joined July 2016
Interests: Citizenship, Economic Empowerment, Gender-based violence, Governance, Housing & Sanitation, Labor & Employment
I am a researcher at Centre for Policy Research (New Delhi) interested in urbanization, socio-economic rights, homelessness and food security. I'm looking to learn about how these and other issues are being addressed in other developing countries.

Dhanya Rajagopal

Centre for Policy Research (Unverified)
Joined March 2019
Urban placemaking and management student at Pratt institute, Brooklyn NY. Currently undertaking research in the Kottivakkam Fishing Hamlet in Chennai, india. I am studying the cultural landscape of fishing communities and their integration with the coastal Commons. The process involves participatory mapping and visioning workshops for the fisherfolk. Maps marking socio-spatial production of fishing landscapes is imporatn as a tool for advocacy.

Subhadra Banda

Centre for Policy Research
Joined November 2011
Ashwin Parulkar is the network champion (main point of contact) for Centre for Policy Research.

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