Monthly Archives: October 2017

Open Defecation in Karnataka

Open defecation is the practice of people defecating outside and not into a designated toilet. Open defecation causes public health problems including diarrhea, intestinal worm infections, typhoid, cholera, hepatitis, polio and trachoma. Elimination of open defecation is widely regarded as one of the key goals of sustained development all over … Continue reading

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The Girl child of Karnataka

Since 2012, 11th October has been marked as the International Day of the Girl. The day aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfillment of their human rights. The world’s … Continue reading

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Pupil Teacher Ratio

At IndiaGoverns Research Institute, we have accessed and analysed Karnataka Education data from DISE (District Information System for Education), National University of Education, Planning and Administration, New Delhi for the year 2015-16. One of the important indicators in the education … Continue reading

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