Monthly Archives: October 2015

Change and How We Make it Happen

In India and across the globe, governments are teaming up with civil society organizations and the private sector to create innovative and lasting solutions to society’s challenges. But what are the appropriate modes of dialogue and engagement between civil society, … Continue reading

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Innovation & Social labs for better and responsible cities : Mexico City Lab

Evolution of cities through time has highlighted dynamic growth, human development, and simultaneously paved the way for diverse, complex challenges. Governments are faced with hurdles in trying to overcome civic challenges while combatting large scale challenges like global warming. Social … Continue reading

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Dengue: Prediction, before Prevention as a Cure

With 12,000 cases of dengue reported in the Delhi alone, India is facing its worst dengue outbreak in the last twenty years (NDTV India). The number of deaths has touched 41 including the three highly mediatized deaths of children under the age … Continue reading

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Talking ₹ubbish! at Design Public

*Join us at 4.00 pm on Monday, the 2nd of November at the Vihara Innovation Campus, to play ₹ubbish! Since the last Design Public, in March of 2014, we’ve been talking about waste as a quintessential urban Indian problem. While … Continue reading

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Citizen Participation and the Business of Governance: An Agenda for the Sixth Edition of Design Public

View the Design Public: Citizen Participation and the Business of Governance schedule & directory.

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Co-Creating with the Government

For an ‘Innovation Lab’ to sustain, it is necessary for the Lab to function in an environment that welcomes innovation and shuns traditional thinking. The Bihar Innovation Lab has not only innovated for Public Health, but also carefully crafted an ecosystem … Continue reading

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Early Grade Reading Innovation Challenge 2015 : Second Edition

  After the success of EGRIC 2014, the READ Alliance has launched the second edition of Early Grade Reading Innovation Challenge (EGRIC 2015) which aims to discover, develop, and scale early grade reading innovations, with the goal of contributing to … Continue reading

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Announcing the 6th edition of the Design Public Conclave : Citizen Participation and the Business of Governance

It brings us great pleasure to announce the 6th edition of the Design Public Conclave, themed Citizen Participation and the Business of Governance. This edition will be held on Tuesday, the 3rd of November, at the Vihara Innovation Campus in … Continue reading

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