Centre for Agricultural and Food Security Policies and Research (CAFSPR)
The rights of agriculturists and food security are two major concerns in the era
of rapid industrialization. Public investment in agriculture has declined
steadily and the policy approach toward the sector has been piecemeal. The focus
of CAFSPR is on initiating extensive deliberations and systematic research in
order to shape policy decisions and come up with pragmatic solutions to the
problems of agriculture and food security.
Centre for Climate Change and sustainable development (CCCSD)
Climate change is the most significant challenge to achieving sustainable
development, and it threatens to drag millions of people into grinding
poverty. CCCSD focuses its attention on the extensive study and research on
the issue of climate change and environmental challenges. The aim is to bring
about policy formulations that help in building an efficacious framework to
combat climate change and ensure sustainable growth at a global level.
Centre for Good Governance and Policy Reforms (CGGPR)
Good governance emerged as a powerful idea in today's progressive global
community. Prominent international agencies like World Bank, UNDP, OECD, ADB,
etc. have realized that it is a citizen-friendly, citizen-caring, accountable
and responsive administration. CGGPR aims to conduct intensive deliberations
and research to promote and diffuse the idea of good governance across various
levels of governance. The Centre also aims to work closely with policy-makers
like Ministers, senior officials, institutions and other stakeholders.
Centre for Organized and Unorganized Sectors, Policy and Research
The unorganized sector has largely remained outside the control of the government.
The unorganized sector's contribution to the economy is quite considerable and
a policy framework to safeguard their interests and rights is necessary. This
The Centre focuses on conducting intensive research in the field of organized and
unorganized labour. Through various instruments such as seminars, workshops
and conferences, this Centre aims to bring ground-breaking policy changes in
this said field
Centre for Strategic Studies and Global Development (CSSGD)
Conflict and strategies studies and related studies have been an important
domain for some decades. CSSGD is focused on coming up with effective
suggestions to ignite a discourse on strategic issues so as to enhance India's
global presence. This will be done with a qualitative analysis of past,
present and potential strategies for developing relevant policy documents.
Centre for Global Nonkilling and Peace (CGNKP)
The Centre for Global Nonkilling aims to foster research and studies that
recognizes different forms of killings that occur in society such as homicide,
genocide, mass killings, suicide, ecocide, state killings by means of war or
death penalty. The centre aims to inculcate humanistic as well as rational and
scientific temperament in the students by exposing to a variety of beliefs,
ideologies, practices, and institutions that have been instrumental in killing
as well as in nonkilling activities.