Employment, Migration and Urbanisation

Report Title : MEGA Centre for Management and Coordination of R&R Work and Agncies
Year of initiated : 2017
Researcher : R. Parthasarathy
Sponsors : Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company Limited
Report Title : Climate Change Adaptation for Natural Resource Dependent Communities of Kutch District - Enhancing Resilience through Water and Livelihood Security and Ecosystem Restoration
Year of initiated : 2017
Researchers : R. Parthasarathy and Archana Goswami
Sponsors : Gujarat Ecological Education and Research Foundation, Gandhinagar
Report Title : Broad-basing Rural Sanitation: Issues and Strategies in Inclusive Innovation in India and South Africa
Year of initiated : 2017
Researcher : Keshab Das
Sponsors : Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi and National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Report Title : Bringing Sustainable and Equitable Sanitation Services to Small and Medium Towns in India:  Landscaping of Sanitation Credit in Maharashtra
Year of initiated : 2017
Researcher : Tara Nair
Sponsor : CEPT University, Ahmedabad
Report Title : Evaluation Study of SEBI Financial Education Resource Persons Programme
Year of initiated : 2017
Researcher : Tara Nair
Sponsor : National Institute of Securities Markets, Mumbai
Report Title : One Decade of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA: Participatory Assessment and Way Forward
Year of initiated : 2017
Researchers : Tara Nair and Rudra Narayan Mishra
Sponsor : National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, Hyderabad
Report Title : A Study of the Programme of Non-Formal Education in Bharuch District of Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2017
Researchers : Jharna Pathak and Madhusudan Bandi
Sponsor : CLP India Private Ltd., Bharuch
Report Title : Advisory  Services on Impact Assessment of  Housing Programmes in Gujarat State
Year of initiated : 2016
Researchers : R. Parthasarathy and Amit Gotecha
Sponsors : Affordable Housing Mission, Gujarat State Prescribed Authority, Gandhinagar
Report Title : Topographic Mapping and Supplementary Survey of PAFs in the E-W Corridor (Western Reach and  Underground Alignment)
Year of initiated : 2016
Researcher : R. Parthasarathy
Sponsors : Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company Limited
Report Title : Rapid Skill Scoping Study in Rural Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2016
Researchers : Keshab Das and Tara Nair
Sponsors : Commissionerate of Rural Development, Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar
Report Title : Peasant Migration and Plantation Development in Kerala: Changes in the Local Economy, Society and the Agrarian Landscape in the Erstwhile Malabar Region
Year of initiated : 2015
Researcher : P. K. Viswanathan
Sponsors : National Research Programme on Plantation Development (NRPPD), Centre for Development Studies, Trivandrum, Kerala
Report Title : Workforce Rescheduling for Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation
Year of initiated : 2015
Researcher : R. Parthasarathy
Sponsor : Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation
Report Title : Preparation of Housing for all Plan of Action (HFAPoA)
Year of initiated : 2015
Researcher : R. Parthasarathy
Sponsor : Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation
Report Title : Diasporic Gujaratis and their Homeland: Documenting Social Remittance' Practices in Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2013
Researcher : Sudeep Basu
Sponsor : Indian Council of Social Science Research
Report Title : Survey and Documentation of NRGs’ Contribution to the Development of the State
Year of initiated : 2013
Researcher : Sudeep Basu
Sponsors : Gujarat State Non-Resident Gujarati Foundation, Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar.
Report Title : Gujarati Diaspora and the Homeland: Documenting Socially Relevant Initiatives by Non-Resident Gujarati in Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2012
Researcher : Sudeep Basu
Sponsors : Gujarat State Non-Resident Gujaratis' Foundation, Gandhinagar
Report Title : Mainstreaming Youth in Local Governance
Year of initiated : 2012
Researcher : Tara S. Nair
Sponsors : Rajiv Gandhi National Insitute of Youth Development, Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu
Report Title :  Rural Non-Farm Employment: A Study of Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2012
Researchers : Amita Shah and Itishree Pattnaik
Sponsor : Institute of Applied Manpower Research, New Delhi.
Report Title : Mapping International Migration from Gujarat State: Its Extent, Nature and Impacts
Year of initiated : 2011
Researchers : Amita Shah and Biplab Dhak
Sponsors : Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs, Government of India and NRG Foundation, Government of Gujarat.
Report Title : Special District-Level Survey on International Migration and Reverse Flows in Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2011
Researchers : Amita Shah and Biplab Dhak
Sponsor : National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore
Report Title : Globalisation and Informalisation: Consequences for Employment, Skill, Security and Gender
Year of initiated : 2003
Researchers : Jeemol Unni and Uma Rani
Sponsors : Indo-Dutch Programme on Alternative Development (under the sub-theme Employment and Security)
Report Title : Reconceptualising Work
Year of initiated : 2002
Researcher : Jeemol Unni
Sponsor : In Focus Programme on Socio-economic Security, International Labour Organisation, Geneva
Report Title : Impact Analysis of Recent Policy Trends for Women Home-based Workers in India
Year of initiated : 2002
Researchers : Jeemol Unni and Uma Rani
Sponsor : United Nations Development Programme, New Delhi
Report Title : District-wise Mapping of Population Vulnerable to HIV/AIDS in Gujarat State
Year of initiated : 2002
Researchers : Sudarshan Iyengar, B.L. Kumar and Ramkrishna Mistry
Sponsor : DFID through Gujarat State AIDS Control Society (GSACS)
Report Title : Monitoring and Evaluation Project Affected Persons from Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra and Resettled in Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2001
Researchers : Sudarshan Iyengar and Vinayak Dave
Sponsors : Narmada Planning Group, Gandhinagar and Sardar Sarovar Punarvasvat Agency, Vadodara, Government of Gujarat
Report Title : Degradation and Migration in a Drought Prone Region in Gujarat
Year of initiated : 2001
Researcher : Amita Shah
Sponsors : South Asian Network for Development and Environment
Report Title : Size, Contribution and Characteristics of Informal Employment in India: A Country Case Study
Year of initiated : 2001
Researcher : Jeemol Unni
Sponsor : International Labour Organisation, Geneva
Report Title : A Methodological Survey of Child Labour: Its Level and Determinants
Year of initiated : 1994
Researchers : Pravin Visaria and Paul Jacob
Sponsor : International Labour Organisation, Geneva