Past Events

International Workshop
Monday, 20 Sep 2021 - Friday, 24 Sep 2021
04:30 PM TO 07:00 PM

International Symposium: Reimagining Inclusive Cities in the COVID-19 Era

The session will be online via Zoom. To register, kindly fill this form.For any queries, please email at sci-fi@cprindia.org. On behalf of Cities Alliance, GIZ India, Habitat for Humanity, World Bank, HSMI of HUDCO, Asian Development Bank (ADB) and National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA), the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) initiative at Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to the
Workshop and Talks
Monday, 22 Mar 2021 - Monday, 22 Mar 2021
02:30 PM TO 05:30 PM

Workshop on: Re-Form: Lessons for Urban Governance Futures from the Pandemic

The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research (CPR) invite you to a virtual dissemination workshop on: Re-Form: Lessons for Urban Governance Futures from the Pandemic   The session will be online via Zoom, please Register here. The session will also be live-streamed on CPR's Facebook page. In case of any
Policy Lab
Wednesday, 16 Dec 2020 - Wednesday, 16 Dec 2020
04:31 PM TO 07:31 PM

Policy Lab on ‘Redefining “Private” to Include Affordable Rental Housing Providers for the Poor: International & National Lessons’

On behalf of Cities Alliance, GIZ India, the World Bank and International Finance Corporation (IFC), Habitat for Humanity, Human Settlement Management Institute (HSMI), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to the fourth Policy Lab on: ‘Redefining “Private”
Policy Lab
Friday, 11 Dec 2020 - Friday, 11 Dec 2020
04:00 PM TO 06:30 PM

Slum Upgrading in Asian Countries: Learning globally from local best practices

Centre for Policy Research along with Cities Alliance is pleased to invite for a webinar on Slum Upgrading in Asian Countries: Learning globally from local best practices. December 11, 2020 during 4 pm – 6:30 pm IST (10:30 – 12:30 UTC) Live on Facebook Page About the Event The unfolding of the COVID 19 pandemic and its specific geographic development within city regions has brought to the forefront the socio-
Policy Lab
Wednesday, 09 Dec 2020 - Wednesday, 09 Dec 2020
03:00 PM TO 05:00 PM

Policy Lab Webinar: Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Financing WASH for Urban Poor Communities

On behalf of WaterAid, UNICEF, and the Lumanti Support Group for Shelter, the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to the forth Policy Lab on: 'Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Financing WASH for Urban Poor Communities' The session will be online via Zoom. To register, kindly fill this form. The session will also be live-streamed on
Policy Lab
Thursday, 03 Dec 2020 - Thursday, 03 Dec 2020
03:00 PM TO 05:00 PM

Policy Lab Webinar: Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Community Approaches to Managing WASH Services

On behalf of WaterAid, UNICEF, and the Lumanti Support Group for Shelter, the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to the third Policy Lab on: 'Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Community Approaches to Managing WASH Services'. The session will be online via Zoom. To register, kindly fill this Form. The session will also be live-
Policy Lab
Wednesday, 25 Nov 2020 - Wednesday, 25 Nov 2020
04:00 PM TO 06:30 PM

Policy Labs Webinar on ‘Private Sector Investment in Rental Housing: Challenges & Opportunities’

On behalf of Cities Alliance, GIZ India, the World Bank and International Finance Corporation (IFC), Habitat for Humanity, Human Settlement Management Institute (HSMI), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to the third Policy Lab on: ‘Private Sector
Policy Lab
Wednesday, 25 Nov 2020 - Wednesday, 25 Nov 2020
03:00 PM TO 05:00 PM

Policy Lab Webinar: 'Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Inclusive Policies and Practice for Improved Urban Resilience’

Shelter, the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to the second Policy Lab on: 'Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Inclusive Policies and Practice for Improved Urban Resilience' The session will be online via Zoom. To register, kindly fill this form. The session will also be live-streamed on CPR's Facebook page.  In case of any
Policy Lab
Tuesday, 10 Nov 2020 - Tuesday, 10 Nov 2020
03:00 PM TO 05:00 PM

Policy Lab Webinar: 'Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Response of Local Governments on New WASH Priorities in South Asia’

On behalf of WaterAid, UNICEF, and the Lumanti Support Group for Shelter, the Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) initiative at the Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to the first Policy Lab on: 'Urban Poor Communities and COVID-19 – Response of Local Governments on New WASH Priorities in South Asia'. Speakers: Khairul Islam, Rameshor Shrestha, Srish Mishra, Amzad Hossain Sarker, Asia
Policy Lab
Thursday, 29 Oct 2020 - Thursday, 29 Oct 2020
04:00 PM TO 06:30 PM

Policy Lab 2: Government-led Rental Housing Model: Options and Challenges

Recognising the housing vulnerabilities of migrants exposed amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the newly launched vertical under the Government of India’s Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) – the guideline for Affordable Rental Housing Complexes (ARHC) – seeks to amplify the delivery of affordable rental housing for the migrants and urban poor. The first model specified under the ARHC guidelines proposes to repurpose