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Researchers develop blueprint for future Indian cities

Researchers develop blueprint for future Indian cities | ESRC press coverage | Scoop.it

Researchers at the University of Birmingham worked with children, young people and their families living in a new urban development in India to understand the everyday experiences of urban transformation – with the results informing the future development of Indian cities

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The study was carried out by researchers on the ESRC-funded 'New Urbanisms in India: Urban living, sustainability and everyday life' project 

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Fresh impetus to social science research - EU-India platform launched

Research looking at India’s social transformations, crime and governance issues has just received a fresh boost. A new platform and a batch of MOUs will facilitate research collaborations between European and Indian organizations in the fields of social science and arts and humanities.
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Article references the EqUIP programme, a partnership including ESRC.

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Indices signal need for people-centric plans for a happier and fairer India

In the Global Happiness Index (GHI) 2015 released recently by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network of the United Nations, India ranks 117 out of 158 countries.

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The articles cites Richard Layard, director of the Wellbeing Programme at the ESRC-funded Centre for Economic Performance (CEP).

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