Category Urbanization, Habitat, Transportation and Regional Development

Addressing Housing Challenges in Indian Cities: Will the 2024 Interim Budget Bridge the Gap?

Addressing Housing Challenges in Indian Cities: Will the 2024 Interim Budget Bridge the Gap?

With rapid urbanization, the problem of housing shortages in Indian cities ~ especially for low income households ~ is expected to exacerbate. Based on 2011 census data, the Technical Group on Urban Housing Shortage, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), estimated the urban housing shortage during 2012- 2017 at 18.78 million. The Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) Report of 2020 indicated an increase in urban housing shortages of 54 per cent amounting to 29 million in 2018.

Redefining the Himalayan Carrying Capacity through a People-Centric Approach

. An Immersive Online Discussion Workshop on the Carrying Capacity of the Himalayas: A People-Centric Approach was organized by the Centre for Environment, Climate Change and Sustainable Development (CECCSD), IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi on October 9th, 2023. This discussion was part of the #WebPolicyTalks Series: The State of the Environment - #Planet Talks. The chair for the program was Mr. Tikender Singh Panwar, a Senior Fellow at IMPRI and the Former Deputy Mayor of Shimla.
MSMEs are Required to Toughen Up in this World of Startups

MSMEs are Required to Toughen Up in this World of Startups

Small enterprises need a rating agency to rate big companies that treat them like dirt. And that rating impact the big company's reputation, credit-rating score and ESG rating. The rating agency should also rate GoI and state governments for revealed, as opposed to claimed, ease of doing business, depending on how fairly government departments and state-owned enterprises transact with small companies.
Manioj Misra

Video: Remembering Manoj Misra

Remembering Manoj Misra | #InMemoriam | IMPRI #WebPolicyTalk VIDEOS & AUDIOS YouTube Live Video: YouTube HQ Video: Spotify | Google Podcasts #IMPRI Center for Environment, Climate Change and Sustainable Development (CECCSD), IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New…

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Video: Manoj Misra | Environment & Public Policy | Fundamentals of Public Policy IMPRI #WebPolicyLearning

Manoj Misra | Environment & Public Policy | Fundamentals of Public Policy IMPRI #WebPolicyLearning Day 7 | Fundamentals of PUBLIC POLICY | Online Spring School Program | IMPRI #WebPolicyLearning Mr Manoj Misra Former Indian Forest Service; Yamuna Jiye Abhiyaan Topic:…