Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY
Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY
Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY
Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY

Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY

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#WebPolicyLearning | Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY | AN ONLINE SPRING SCHOOL PROGRAM | A Four-Week Immersive Online Introductory Certificate Course

IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi invites you to #WebPolicyLearning

An Online Spring School Program
A Four-Week Immersive Online Introductory Certificate Course on

Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY

Details of the #WebPolicyLearning:
Dates: March (3, 4, 10,11, 17, 18, 24, 25), 2023
Every Friday and Saturday, March 2023
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. IST
Platform: Zoom
Course Fee: INR 5000 (inclusive of GST)

Early Bird Discounted Fee (till February 10)
For Professionals: INR 3500 | For Students: INR 2500
Additionally Bulk Discount can be availed for groups of more than 5 participants

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Unknowingly and knowingly, public policy interacts and intervenes in all of our lives. Understanding policy becomes convoluted because it operates in such a vast realm; this course aims to declutter it by expounding public policy’s warrant, caveats, and numerous facets. Emphasizing on the impact of policies on the stakeholders, its intended and unintended consequences and analysis thereof.

This course will focus on public policy in India and its warrant, caveats, facets and its impact. Participants in these eight sessions will gain a unique understanding of the complex challenges of contemporary governance from a variety of perspectives such as economics and agriculture, foreign policy, urban management and policy, climate change, environmental policy and disaster management, the role of media and civil society, and contemporary threads such as feminism in policy making.  This provides the tools and know-how to comprehend and handle India’s critical public policy issues. 

This course will be conducted by expert resource persons comprising civil servants, politicians, civil society activists, professionals, and academics. 

For whom:

This course is for anyone with a keen interest in the nuances and impact of Public Policy. Students, working professionals, researchers, faculties, journalists, civil society members, activists, lawyers, interested learners, and post-graduate and undergraduate students, would benefit from this course.

The course hopes to deliver expanded thinking and enhanced understanding to be able to make formidable contributions to public policy.

Benefits of taking the Course:

Participants would:
• Learn from globally and nationally renowned thematic experts and practitioners
• Gain first-hand insights and networking opportunities
• Get course outline and reading list from the experts for learning
• Get access to session videos for 15 days
• Receive a certificate of completion
• Have the opportunity to publish their essays on the IMPRI Insights Blog, which features the articles of eminent people from around the globe.

Upon successful completion of the program, each participant will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

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Program Experts

Prof Mukul Asher
Visiting Distinguished Professor, IMPRI
Former Professor Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Topic: Introduction to Public Policy

Dr Nivedita P. Haran
Former Additional Chief Secretary, Government of Kerala
Topic: Bureaucrats’ Reflections on Public Policy

Ms Urvashi Prasad
Director, Development Monitoring and Evaluation Office,
NITI Aayog

Topic: Practitioners’ Experiences of Public Policy

Shri Bhartendra Singh Baswan
Former Secretary, Department of Secondary and Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India
Topic: Public Policy Drivers

Dr Soumyadip Chattopadhyay
Associate Professor, Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan 
Visting Senior Fellow, IMPRI

Topic: Data & Public Policy

Dr A. Amarender Reddy
Principal Scientist (Agricultural Economics),
ICAR-Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, Hyderabad

Topic: Agriculture, Rural & Economic Policy

Dr Munawer Khwaja
Fiscal Economist, Former Technical Advisor, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund, USA
Topic: Relevance of Tax Policy for the Achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Prof Rafiq Dossani
Director, RAND Center for Asia Pacific Policy; Senior Economist; Professor of Policy Analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School, USA
Topic: Climate Change Mitigation & Role of the USA & China

Mr T K Arun
Senior Journalist and Columnist
Topic: Economic Policy

Dr Amar Jesani
Independent Researcher and Teacher (Bioethics and Public Health);
Editor, Indian Journal of Medical Ethics

Topic: Health & Public Policy

Prof J. B. G. Tilak
ICSSR National Fellow;
Distinguished Professor, Council for Social Development, New Delhi;
Former Professor & Vice-Chancellor, National University of Educational Planning and Administration

Topic: Education & Public Policy

Mr Sandeep Chachra
Executive Director, ActionAid Association, India and Ex Co-Chair, World Urban Campaign, UN-HABITAT
Topic: Social Security & Public Policy

Prof Vibhuti Patel
Visiting Distinguished Professor, IMPRI

Topic: Gender & Public Policy

Mr Tikender Singh Panwar
Former Deputy Mayor, Shimla;
Senior Fellow, IMPRI

Topic: Cities, Local Governance & Public Policy

Mr Manoj Misra
Yamuna Jiye Abhiyaan
Topic: Environment & Public Policy

Prof Sanjay Chaturvedi
Professor & Chairperson (IR), Department of International Relations, South Asian University
Topic: India’s Foreign Policy

Mr Himanshu Shekhar
Senior Editor (Political and Current Affairs), New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV India)
Topic: Media & Public Policy

Dr Arjun Kumar
Director, IMPRI

Dr Simi Mehta
CEO and Editorial Director, IMPRI, New Delhi

Dr Rashmi Singh
Commissioner, State Taxes for the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir;
Advisor, IMPRI

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Registration Deadline Time - 12:00 AM


Date And Time

03/03/2023 @ 06:00 PM


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