Enforcing Transparency: Enhancing Poor People's Access to Information in India

Lead Research Organisation: University of London
Department Name: Inst of Commonwealth Studies


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Description Findings from our analysis of India's (and the world's) largest poverty programme have been provided to other scholars working on it and related topics. More especially, our findings have been shared with the Ministry of Rural Development and the Prime Minister's Office in India, both of which have used them to make changes in the programme. We have also provided details of findings to the Presidency and the Treasury in South Africa, to assist them in developing a programme modeled on the Indian programme
First Year Of Impact 2008
Sector Agriculture, Food and Drink,Communities and Social Services/Policy,Creative Economy,Financial Services, and Management Consultancy,Government, Democracy and Justice
Impact Types Societal,Economic,Policy & public services