India

Right to Property
A people’s initiative to facilitate mapping of land in tribal villages in forest areas under the Forest Rights Act (FRA) 2006.
Asia Centre for Enterprise
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The main objective of ACE is to provide encouragement to young idealists and activists who are able to take or develop projects under their leadership and are able to execute them. Grants will be awarded to promote liberal philosophy as well as solutions to the social and economic problems, including in the fields of Education, Livelihood, Environment and Governance.
Centre for Civil Society
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Centre for Civil Society is a public policy think tank advancing personal, social, economic and political freedoms.
Centre for Public Policy Research
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Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) is a think tank dedicated to extensive and in-depth research on current economic, social, and political issues.
Empowering India
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EmpoweringIndia.org is an initiative of the Liberty Institute, New Delhi. It is a platform created on the Internet that allows citizens and civil society groups to access data about their elected representatives, and state and parliamentary level constituencies.
In Defence of Liberty
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In Defence of Liberty, is a portal on ideas of individual freedom, from India and the world. It strives to compile liberal perspectives on contemporary issues. It also carries news and views of Liberty Institute, and its partner networks.
India Institute
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To help create a society that provides every individual the opportunity to make for themselves what they consider is the greatest living.
Janaagraha Center for Citizenship & Democracy
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To enable citizen participation in public governance.To promote citizenship and democracy.
Liberal Youth Forum of India
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To mobilize the youth of India to actively participate in issues that directly affect them.

Latest from India

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Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) and Atlas Leadership Academy invites applications for its prestigious global event, the CPPR-Atlas Policy School 2015. The Policy School offers aspiring researchers a two-week intensive training in methods...

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Posted: January 8, 2015, 11:52 am

By Dr D Dhanuraj* It will not be an exaggeration when I say, ‘the Union HRD Minister and her ministry are always caught in controversy’. The decision to end German Language learning in Kendriya...

The post The Never-Ending Process of Trial and Error in the Indian Education Sector appeared first on Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR).

Posted: January 7, 2015, 6:17 am

By Sarah Mary Stanley* Ordinance appears to be the watchword for the incumbent government as of late, with the most recent one inciting fervent debate over an extremely fragile issue. The recent ordinance passed...

The post Reformation Policy or Ploy: The Indian Government’s new Land Acquisition Ordinance appeared first on Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR).

Posted: January 6, 2015, 1:44 pm

  E-Rickshaws are the latest entry in the Indian road and transport system. A flexible, non-polluting and affordable system, they have been playing a significant role in solving the last mile connectivity issue.  Due...

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Posted: December 30, 2014, 12:55 pm

Intermediate Para Transit (IPT) is a system to facilitate flexible passenger transportation that does not necessarily follow fixed routes and schedules under the public domain. They provide two types of services: one involving trips...

The post Intermediate Para Transit (IPT) Sector in India appeared first on Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR).

Posted: December 30, 2014, 12:47 pm
In my previous article, I discussed some basic concepts related to Interest Rates. Now, I thought it’s a good idea to look at what impact does artificial lowering of Interest Rates has on savings in general and why it is relevant to understand this. To begin with, let’s try and define what savings are in […]
Posted: December 19, 2014, 10:17 am
This is real life story of the family of Ramchander, or Ramchandara, as he is called by his friends and acquaintances. Ramchandara is one of the “below below average” IQ person, with almost no skills. He earlier used to make a living working as a daily unskilled labourer to support his family of five – […]
Posted: November 21, 2014, 7:29 am
Early in my schooldays I was taught that 14 November is ‘Children’s Day’ – the birth day of India’s first and the longest serving Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, who was known for his passion for the welfare, education and development of children and young people. There used to be biographical sketches in textbooks and essay […]
Posted: November 14, 2014, 12:50 pm
For the past two weeks or so, there have been increasing number of voices in the government, industry and media suggesting that we need rate cuts by the RBI aka lower interest rates in the upcoming December 2014 announcement. The reason sighted in general for this are – lower bank credit off take, cooling food prices, […]
Posted: November 12, 2014, 11:37 am
It is with a very heavy heart that we share with you the sad news of passing away of Sauvik Chakraverti, our good friend and ex-colleague. Sauvik was one of the most unabashed champions of individual freedom and free markets, and the fiercest critic of state intervention that I have ever met. Sauvik passed away […]
Posted: October 27, 2014, 12:39 pm

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