The pandemic has brought untold misery and inflicted incredible socio-economic hardships in the lives of a vast majority of the people worldwide including India. Even the Government of India had exhorted each person to do their best in working to fight COVID-19.
IMPRI, with its specialization in evidence-based and action-based policy research, impact assessment, training and capacity building, and monitoring and evaluation, rolled up its sleeves and despite financial challenges, sought to utilize the lockdown as an opportunity to produce cost-effective and high-quality research, both qualitative and quantitative.
We have existing associations with prominent think tanks, civil society organisations, and Universities, through an MoU. These are listed below:
Some of the organisations we have previously collaborated with for curating and organising research activities and events, include:
- Center for International Design and Planning, University of Florida, USA
- University of Idaho, USA
- Sigur Center for Asian Studies at The George Washington University, USA
- Heidelberg University, Germany
- Université de La Réunion, France
- International Development Institute, Washington DC
- IndraStra Global, New York
- Nexus Startup Hub (at the American Center, New Delhi)
- Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi
- Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur
- School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi
- Council for Social Development, New Delhi
- ActionAid India
- Observer Research Foundation (ORF), India
- Outline India
- Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR), Kochi; among others.