Tag Urbanization

Governing Cities: The Missing Links

IMPRI Team The ‘Messy’ and ‘Hidden’ urbanization in Indian cities has led to some very serious problems such as infrastructure gaps, lack of basic amenities, increasing urban poor, and the formation of slums affecting the quality of life of people…

Local Governance and Union Budget 2022-23

IMPRI Team Honorable Nirmala Sitharaman, India’s Finance Minister, announced the Union Budget for the Financial Year 2022-23 on February 1, 2022, allocating Rs 76,549 crores to the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. On February 4, 2022, the Centre…

Governance Challenges in India’s Small Towns

IMPRI Team There is a stark discrepancy in academic work dealing with India’s major metropolitan cities and those concerned with small towns. Consequently, there are limitations to the information that we possess about local governance. To bridge this information gap,…