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Annual Series of Thematic Deliberations on Union Budget 2024-25: Day 2 of Budget Discussion

The IMPRI Center for Work and Welfare (CWW) and the IMPRI Center for the Study of Finance and Economics (CSFE) recently organized an insightful panel discussion on the theme "Employment, Livelihoods & Interim Budget 2024-25" and "Cities, Local Governance, and Interim Union Budget 2024-25" as part of the IMPRI 4th Annual Series of Thematic Deliberations on Union Budget 2023-24. This virtual event, held on February 3, 2024, brought together prominent experts to delve into the implications of the interim budget on various facets of the Indian economy.
Employment, Livelihoods & Interim Union Budget 2024-25

Employment, Livelihoods & Interim Union Budget 2024-25

The IMPRI Center for Work and Welfare (CWW),  IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi, hosted an interactive panel discussion on the topic “Employment, Livelihoods & Interim Budget 2024-25” on 3 February 2024, under the IMPRI 4th Annual Series of Thematic Deliberations and Analysis of Union Budget 2023-24, as part of IMPRI #WebPolicyTalk. 
PM MITRA Parks: Propelling India’s Textile Sector to Global Prominence

PM MITRA Parks: Propelling India’s Textile Sector to Global Prominence

The government of India announced a major policy update for one of the prime industries of India, the textile industry. This scheme, referred to as the PM MITRA Scheme aims to foster technological innovation, reduce cost enhance skills in the sector, make India’s textile sector globally competitive, and increase its contribution to the global trade from the present 4% rate. 
Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies (PACS) and their Contribution to Sustainable Food Systems

Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies (PACS) and their Contribution to Sustainable Food Systems

India’s population is growing at a faster rate. India overtakes China as the world's most populous country. Presently, the Indian food system faces many challenges ranging from increasing pressure on natural resources (soils, water, air, forests) to climate change to fragmenting land holdings, increasing urbanization, and high rates of malnutrition amongst children.