Past Events

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
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-
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
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
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
Talks
Wednesday, 16 Sep 2020 - Wednesday, 16 Sep 2020
10:00 AM TO 01:00 PM

Masterclass on Monitoring Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) Systems

The launch of the National Policy on Faecal Sludge and Septage Management in 2017 brought unprecedented institutional attention to Non-Networked Sanitation which serves 83% of all Indian households. As of July 2020, 19 states have issued state-level Faecal Sludge Management (FSM) policies, and 109 Faecal Sludge Treatment Plants (FSTPs) have been installed across 14 states, with another 193 under construction. The
Talks
Thursday, 10 Sep 2020
03:39 PM

Webinar on POLICY LAB 1: Policy & Legal Framework for Enabling Rental Housing

Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_l73Sb-QISrW_g6Ev8qZojQ Rental housing for the urban poor and migrant communities is an effort to address their housing vulnerabilities, which were highlighted in the COVID-19 pandemic induced reverse migration. GOI’s Pradhan Mantri AWAS Yojana (Prime Minister’s Housing Mission) -Urban aims to bridge the housing gap by delivering affordable rental houses to the urban
Covid19
Friday, 24 Jul 2020 - Friday, 24 Jul 2020
09:30 AM TO 11:30 AM

CORP webinar on: Informal Settlements and COVID-19: Water and Sanitation as a Frontline Response

The Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) project, Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to a CORP webinar supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and UNICEF India on 'Informal Settlements and COVID-19: Water and Sanitation as a Frontline Response' Speakers: Ananda Jayaweera, Hasin Jahan, Lajana Manandhar, Marije Broekhuijsen, Roshan Sreshtha, Shipra Saxena, Anindita Mukherjee, Neha
Covid19
Wednesday, 06 May 2020 - Wednesday, 06 May 2020
10:00 AM TO 11:30 AM

CORP webinar on Impacts of COVID-19: Gender inequities in WASH

The Scaling City Institutions for India (SCI-FI) project, Centre for Policy Research is pleased to invite you to a CORP webinar supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Impacts of COVID-19: Gender inequities in WASH   Speakers: Dr Kathleen O’Reilly, Madhu Krishna, Sujoy Mojumdar, Arundati Muralidharan, Bharti, and Tripti Singh Moderator: Anju Dwivedi Wednesday, 6 May 2020, 10:00 to 11:30 AM The
National Workshop
Thursday, 14 Nov 2019 - Friday, 15 Nov 2019
09:30 AM TO 05:00 PM

NATIONAL WORKSHOP: WASH Futures: Subsidiarity for service delivery

As the country moves forward to sustain efforts undertaken through past water, sanitation, and housing programs, while increasing focus on integrated water and sanitation through Jal Shakti and Jal Jeevan missions, this is an opportune time to deliberate on lessons learned from the field and engage with recent research findings. The goal of providing tap water for every household by 2024 will need a new thrust on