Ever wondered how to influence policy decisions? Have you ever felt the power of Research in making and influencing public policies?
Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) and Atlas Economic Research Foundation (Atlas Network) invites Researchers to get equipped with the intricacies of Public Policy Research Methods through its prestigious global event, the CPPR-Atlas Winter School 2014. Over the years, both Summer Schools and Winter Schools have attracted participants from all the major continents. The Winter School offers a two –week intensive training in public policy research methods from 10th Jan 2014-25th Jan 2014 in Cochin, Kerala, India .The course fee will be 2000 US dollars with scholarships for suitable applicants. Selected participants of the Winter School will also have an opportunity to attend the second Asia Liberty Forum to be held in Delhi, India on 8-9th January 2014 to meet and network with Freedom Champions from Asia and the world
24 June 2013 - Application process opens
15 September 2013 - Application process ends
25 September 2013- Announcement of selected candidates
10 January 2014 - Commencement of Winter School 2014
25 January 2014 - Valedictory Session
This two week-long course for aspiring public policy researchers seeks to equip them with the tools necessary to conduct original primary research and produce high –quality research that is not solely based on secondary data. The course parameters will broadly cover the following:
•General aspects of research methodology such as the fundamentals of research and public policy
•Research analysis strategies &Data Designing
•Design and evaluation of Public Policies
•The importance of legal sources in formulating public policy
•New Public Management & Statistical Methods
We would request you to be a part of this policy research learning process and confirm your participation as above. In case you are not able to make it, kindly forward this information to the concerned officials from your organization who would be interested to attend. We shall be grateful if you could circulate this message among other social circles. For any clarifications, please do not hesitate to contact us.
For Applying, Please fill the following form: Winter School 2014 Application Form
Looking forward to your favorable response at the earliest.
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