Category Archives: General posts

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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Article on NREGA in The Business Standard in March 2015

On 17th March 2015, IndiaGoverns Research Institute released a report on NREGA in Karnataka for 20013-14, organised along MLA Constituency boundaries. The report was produced using the gram panchayat level data accessed from the government.

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Release of MLA Constituency-wise reports on Education in December 2014

On 4th December 2014, IndiaGoverns Research Institute released a report on Education in Karnataka for 20013-14, organised along MLA Constituency boundaries. The report was produced using the school level data accessed from the government. Dr. Ashwin Mahesh, public policy expert … Continue reading

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Article on Education in the Deccan Chronicle in December 2014

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Article on Education in The Economic Times in December 2014

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