IIRD Mission for Participatory Governance and Public Welfare
The Mission for Participatory Governance and Public Welfare , focuses on developing the capacity of officials involved in delivering governance to users and public at large, including welfare mechanisms. The Mission has the following centres:
i) Centre for Urban Governance (CUG)
Area of operation: Urbanization, Public Administration, Governance, Private Sector Development, Liberalization- Privatization- Globalization of Economic Resources, Population, Public Finance, Civil Developments, etc.
ii) Centre for Local Self Governance (CLSG)
Area of operation: Integrated planning and rural development, Panchayati Raj, Rural resource engineering for better provision of urban services in rural areas, public welfare.
iii) Centre for Disaster Management (CDM)
Area of operation: Critical infrastructure planning, Governance and public safety, Industrial safety, Natural and environmental hazards, Disaster management planning and operations
Social Interventions – Women empowerment, Child & Elders care, Support to Differently Abled and Governance, Basic Health, and Behaviour Change Communication