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Legislative Briefs

Legislative Briefs – Implications of the Supreme Court Order on the Atrocities Act (April, 2018)

Legislative Briefs – A Review of Unorganised Workers’ Social Security Act, 2008 (January, 2018)

Legislative Briefs – Crime against Women: Beyond Numbers (January, 2018)

Legislative Briefs – The Right Of Children To Free And Compulsory Education (Second Amendment) Bill, 2017

Legislative Briefs – The Code on Wages Bill, 2017

Legislative Briefs – Domestic Workers-Hindi (November, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Domestic Workers and Policies (September, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Deadly Combination of Fake News and Social Media (September, 2017)

Legislative Brief- The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Third Amendment) Bill, 2017

Legislative Brief- Central Road Fund (Amendment) Bill 2017 (July 2017)

Legislative Brief- Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains (Amendment) Bill 2017 (July 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Draft of the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Rules 2017 (June, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – National Plan of Action for Children-2016 (April, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – National Plan of Action for Children-2016 (April, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Slaughter House Ban in UP (April, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – The Divorce [Amendment] Bill, 2017 (March, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Maternity Benefit 2016 (March, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – MTP Act 2014 (March, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – The Indian National Defense University Bill, 2015 (February, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – The Indian Institute of Management Bill, 2017 (February, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – HIV AIDS (Prevention and Control) Bill 2014 (January, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Major Ports Authority Bill 2016 (January, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Medical Device Draft Rules (January, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – SC and ST Order Bill 2016 (January, 2017)

Legislative Briefs – Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill 2016 (December, 2016)

Legislative Briefs – RSS and Freedom Movement (November, 2016)

Legislative Briefs – Tribal Protest and Government’s Oppression over Proposed Amendment to Tenancy Laws (November, 2016)

Legislative Briefs – Transgender Persons (Protection Of Rights) Bill 2016

Policy / Issue Briefs

Policy Issue Briefs – Regulating Private News Channels in India, September 2018

Policy Issue Briefs – DNA Technology Bill, August 2018

Policy Issue Briefs – The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2018

Policy Issue Briefs – The Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2018

Policy Issue Briefs – The Consumer Protection Bill, 2018

Policy Issue Briefs – Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (August, 2018)

Policy Issue Briefs – Environmental concerns in India:Plastic Pollution, Deforestation & Water Crisis (July, 2018)

Policy Issue Briefs – Social Sector Highlights & Critical Overview of the Union Budget 2018-19: Health, Education, Women and Children, SC/STs and Employment Generation (February, 2018)

Policy Issue Briefs – A Review of Unorganised Workers’ Social Security Act, 2008 (January, 2018)

Policy Issue Briefs – A Review of Unorganised Workers’ Social Security Act, 2008 (January, 2018)

Policy Issue Briefs – The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017

Policy Issue Briefs – India’s National Food Security Act: Current Issues & Challenges (November, 2017)

Policy Issue Brief – Proxy Voting In India (October, 2017)

Policy Issue Brief – Changing the Electoral Voting System (October, 2017)

Policy Issue Brief – Introduction to Simultaneous Elections (October, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act:Current Issues & Challenges (September, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – The Banking Regulation (Amendments) Act 2017 (July, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – The Factories (Amendment) Bill (July, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – Draft of the Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Rules 2017 (June, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – FCRA A Regressive Tool (April, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – Slaughter House Ban in UP (April, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – The Factories Act Bill (March, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – Triple Talaq (January, 2017)

Policy Issue Briefs – Violence in the name of the cow (November, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Anti Trafficking Bill 2016 (November, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Sterilization Camps in India – Gaps and Measures (November, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Good Governance Privacy and Surveillance (October, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Reform of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 (September, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Women’s Rights (September, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Surrogacy Regulation Bill, 2016 (September, 2016)

Entry of Foreing Universities in India -From Privatization to Commodification of Higher Education (August, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Entry of Foreign Universities in India -From Privatization to Commodification of Higher Education (August, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Draft New Education Policy 2016 (August, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Public Health Care in Uttar Pradesh (May, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Rising Crime Rate in Uttar Pradesh (May, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Custodial Death by Fake Encounter – The Murder of Ishrat Jahan (May, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (May, 2016)

Policy Issue Briefs – Emerging Fault-Lines in Punjab (April, 2016)

February 22, 2018

Population Aging : Policies, Role of Family and Agency of the State led by Dr. Sushree Panigrahi, Fellow, RGICS and Ms. Jagriti Gangopadhyay , Senior research Associate, RGICS

October 15, 2016

Conference on Surrogacy led by Ms. Barkha Deva, Associate Director, RGICS and Dr. Sushree Panigrahi , Fellow , RGICS

January 23, 2016

Seminar on “The Global Experience of Local Government and its Implications for India” in collaboration of Indian Social Institute. Discussion was on a book by Prof. Jean-Paul Faguet of the London School of Economics. Participants were:

Ms Rashmi Shukla Sharma, MoPR, GoI;
Dr George Mathew, Institute of Social Sciences;
Prof. Om Prakash Mathur, Institute of Social Sciences,
Prof Sudha Pai,
Ms Sarada G Muraleedharan, Capacity-building, MoPR;
Ms Chavvi Rajawat, Sarpanch, Rajasthan;
Ms Anjali Bhardwaj, Social activist;
Ms Meenakshi Natarajan,
Ms Atishi Marlena, Adviser to the Delhi (NCT) Government

November 6-7, 2015

Nehru Conference- No Peace Without Freedom; No Freedom without Peace

On 125th birth anniversary of Shri. Jawaharlal Nehru, RGICS organised a two days National Conference on the theme “No Peace Without Freedom; No Freedom without Peace: Securing Nehru’s Legacy and India’s Future: Agenda for Action”. The Conference was organized as panel discussions on the five cornerstone values of the Republic i.e. 1.Freedom 2. Equality 3. Democracy 4. Justice & 5. Secularism

May 27, 2014

Seminar on "Renewing India's Commitment to Jawaharlal Nehru's Vision", to commemorate the 125th Birth anniversary / 50th year of his passing of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru

October 30, 2013

Conference on “Social Movement in Contemporary Studies led by Dr. Sushree Panigrahi , Fellow, RGICS

September 5, 2013

Conference on Rights Based Approach to Human Development: Issues and challenges of policy-making led by Prof Ashok Acharya, Delhi University and Dr. Sushree Panigrahi, Fellow, RGICS

July 26, 2013

Conference on Region and Regionalism: Issues & Concerns led by Prof Bhupinder Zutsi ,JNU and Dr. Rakhee Bhattacharya , Fellow, RGICS

February 22-23, 2013

Conference on Research Project- “Internal Migration in Contemporary Studies”. Led by Prof Deepak Misra, JNU

February 8-9, 2013

Two days conference on Balanced Regional Development: Challenges and Way Forward’ led by Dr. Rakhee Bhattacharya , Fellow, RGICS

January 29, 2013

Cutting Edge Event: “Future of Internet: 1.2.BILLION EMPOWERED INDIANS” by Vint. G. Cerf, Vice President & Chief Internet Evangelist for Internet, Google

December 17, 2012

Cutting Edge event “”Aerial Robot Swarms: Technology That Will Shape The Future” by Prof. Vijay Kumar

Prof. Vijay Kumar addressed a large audience on the technological advances made in the field of robotics. He also made a visual presentation of how the idea of aerial swarms was developed in laboratories. He spoke about India and how it also has the expertise in terms of academicians who are working in the area of robotics but more needs to be done as robotics has tremendous potential

November 9-10, 2012

International Conference on “Mapping the adverse consequences of sex selection and gender imbalance: Findings and policy implication”.

Researchers from China, USA and Sweden led by Prof Ravinder Kaur, IIT, Delhi and Dr. Sushree Panigrahi, Fellow, RGICS

August 7, 2012

State, Culture and Human Imaginations: A public conversation between Prof. Ashis Nandy and Prof. Hamid Dabashi

A public conversation was held between Prof. Ashis Nandy and Prof. Hamid Dabashi on the seventh of August, 2012. It was also telecast on the web.

October 19, 2011

RGICS 20th Anniversary Lecture Delivered by Prof. Thomas Pogge on 'Globalization Justice & Rights'

Prof. Thomas Pogge, Leitner Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs at Yale University; Director of the Yale Global Justice Program; and one of the world’s leading contemporary political philosophers delivered the anniversary lecture. Prof. Kasuhik Basu, Chief Economic Advisor, Ministry of Finance was the discissamt. Prof. G Mohan Gopal, Director, RGICS delivered the welcome address, followed by the Chair, Shri Rahul Gandhi, M.P. and Trustee of Rajiv Gandhi Foundation (RGF)