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Primer

महाराष्ट्र : केंद्र प्रायोजित योजनाएं

महाराष्ट्र केंद्र प्रायोजित योजनाएं योजनायों के बारे में जानिए|.....

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Arunachal Pradesh: Overview of 5 Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Find an overview of the fiscal and outcome status of 5 Centrally Sponsored Schemes in Arunachal Pradesh......

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Andhra Pradesh: Performance of Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Find information on expenditure on social service schemes from 2015 to 2019 in Andhra Pradesh......

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Blog

Revisiting Hum Aur Humaari Sarkaar's First Open Course

Field staff from 6 NGOs and students participated in the first 'open' course of Hum Aur Humaari Sarkaar......

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Accountability Initiative in 2018

The year 2018 witnessed several milestones for us. Among them was the 10th year of Accountability Initiative and a change of leadership from Yamini Aiyar to Avani Kapur. Through our research,.....

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Interim Budget 2019: Key Social Sector Allocations

Download data on health & nutrition, education, sanitation and rural development......

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Madhya Pradesh: Performance of Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Find information on expenditure on social service schemes from 2014 to 2017 in Madhya Pradesh......

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Chhattisgarh: Performance of Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Find information on expenditure on social service schemes from 2014 to 2017 in Chhattisgarh.....

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Rajasthan: Performance of Centrally Sponsored Schemes

Find information on expenditure on social service schemes from 2014 to 2017 in Rajasthan......

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Election 2018 Fact Sheet: Mizoram

Find information on expenditure on social service schemes from 2014 to 2017 in Mizoram......

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Iec-poster

The ABC of the Indian Bureaucracy

A witty take on the inner workings of the Indian Bureaucracy......

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Assembly Elections 2018: The status of Centrally Sponsored Schemes

The electoral verdict from five Indian states is expected soon. We bring you key figures on the status of some centrally sponsored welfare programmes; on issues that are likely to set the development.....

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Iec-poster

सर्व शिक्षा अभियान विद्यालय अनुदान

सर्व शिक्षा अभियान के तहत विद्यालय अनुदान के बारे में जानें |.....

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शिक्षण सामग्री राशि

शिक्षण सामग्री राशि के बारे में जानें |.....

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Op Eds

Budget 2018: National Health Mission- The institutional barrier

Even as the new National Health Policy of 2017 urges a widening of the service net, can outcomes improve without reform of underlying institutional shortcomings?.....

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Articles

Budget 2018: Swachh Bharat Mission- A reality check

Swachh Bharat Mission is racing towards its target of achieving an Open Defecation Free India by 2019, constructing more than 2,000 toilets every hour; but will the gains from such increased coverage.....

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MGNREGS’ accountability measures on wages weak

Clear rules that hold the entire government machinery accountable for delays in wages do not exist under the Mahatama Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS), a team of research.....

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The Challenges of Building State Capability in India

In the latest Harvard Center for International Development Speaker Series podcast, Centre for Policy Research President and CEO Yamini Aiyar discusses the challenges of building state capability in In.....

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हम और हमारी सरकार शासन साक्षरता के लिए नयी पहल

आवश्यक सार्वजनिक सेवाओं की गुणवत्ता कमजोर है, नागरिक भी अक्सर इस तरह के �.....

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State Budget documents for FY 2018-2019

Budget documents for the following states and Union Territories are available here: Andhra Pradesh  .....

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Making the choice of becoming an IAS officer

This blog is part of a series of conversations with young IAS officers, their motivations and their insights from working in the civil services. Kiran Vaska.....

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Interactive: Social Accountability, The People's Voice in Governance

Click on this interactive primer to know more about social accountability and why people should be involved in governance.   .....

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Accountability Initiative launches new learning course on governance

While the quality of essential public services provided in India is weak, citizens too are often unable to hold the state accountable for such lapses. Accountability Initiative’s Learning.....

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2017 में Accountability Initiative

एक नये साल के शुरुआत में आपका स्वागत है! इससे पहले कि 2018 पूरे जोश व उल्लास क�.....

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Accountability Initiative in 2017: The Year Gone By

Welcome to the start of a brand new year! Before 2018 begins in full swing, we bring you highlights of our activities in 2017. The year marked AI’s increasing contribution to on-ground gover.....

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From an IAS Officer's perspective

Sanskriti Jain is presently a Sub-Divisional Magistrate in Rewa, Madhya Pradesh. In the conversation below, she shares her experience of working as an IAS officer and offers some.....

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Himachal Pradesh Elections: What Lies Ahead for the New Government

With the vote in Himachal Pradesh, a new government will be elected and future priorities for the state's progress will soon be decided. Take a look at some urgent challenges that the incom.....

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Avani Kapur Accountability Initiative’s new Director

The Accountability Initiative, Centre for Policy Research (CPR) is delighted to announce Avani Kapur as the new Director of Accountability Initiative (AI). She takes over from Yamini Aiyar who foun.....

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Discussion: The State of Aadhaar

Aadhaar is changing the way Indian residents interact with each other, the modern economy and government. The coverage of Aadhaar is increasing rapidly across India. However, for eac.....

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Video: Accountability Initiative consultation on Civil Society and Accountability

Accountability Initiative held a consultation entitled Civil Society and Accountability on December 2nd and 3rd, 2009. The overall objective of the consultation was to debate the nature and e.....

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Aid Transparency Assessment

Publish What You Fund has developed an .....

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A new legislative framework for electricity generation and supply (and why it’s no big deal, yet)

From the late nineties onwards, States began to use the concurrent powers bestowed to them under the Constitution to deal with the power sector, to enact laws for power sector reforms. These amendment.....

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Explore AI's Document Library

Our website www.accountabilityindia.org is designed as a comprehensive source on the state of accountability in India w.....

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Right To Know Day, 2010: 5 Billion Now Have Right To Information

Over 90 countries representing nearly five billion people have now adopted laws or national regulations on RTI. However, over half the countries of the world have not yet adopted RTI laws and.....

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Aid Transparency Assessment

Publish What You Fund has developed an .....

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RTE sparks a centre-state row: We want your views!

India made international headlines last week with the official enactment of Right to Education Act (RTE)  guaranteeing the right to free and compulsory education to every child between the age.....

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Livemint series: MGNREGA Implementation in 5 States

The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme is considered one of the largest social safety nets of its kind, spending under which has totaled almost Rs. 80,000 crore in the past f.....

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Corruption in the news

The last few weeks have seen a spate of articles in the media on Corruption. On the issue of corruption in the judiciary, please see .....

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Primer

In a Glance: Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana

The Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojana (PMJAY), launched as part of Ayushman Bharat, aims to provide insurance coverage to help mitigate the financial risk arising out of catastrophic health episodes,.....

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Samagra Shiksha Fact Sheet

The programme was launched in 2018-19 and subsumes three school education schemes: the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA),  Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) and  Teacher Education (TE). &nbs.....

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