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Research (Completed)

Title Geographic coverage Collaborator Year/ timeline
Study regarding problems and status of graveyards in Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi Delhi Minorities Commission 2017
Development of a Manual for Treasure House (an innovative educational intervention) Bihar, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan New Education Group - Foundation for Innovation and Research in Education (NEG-FIRE), New Delhi 2016
Study on citizens’ awareness of air pollution Delhi Purpose, USA 2016
Preparation of booklets on adoption, aftercare, foster care and institutional care - Udayan Care, New Delhi 2017
Alone in the City: A Study of Challenges faced by Single Women in Delhi National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi The Asia Foundation 2016
Study on Conflict and Children’s Education Gajapati district, Odisha NEG-FIRE 2015
General Profile of Settled Youth Entire country SOS Children’s Villages of India (SOS CVI) 2014
Psycho-Social Profile of Settled Youth Entire country SOS CVI 2014
Role of Women in Conflict Management: A Study of Insurgency in Valley Areas of Manipur Manipur Bureau of Police Research & Dev, MHA, Govt. of India 2010
Survey of Non-Profit Institutions NCT of Delhi Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi 2010
Profile of settled youth Entire Country SOS CVI 2010
Case Studies of Settled Youth- A Psycho-social Study Entire Country SOS CVI 2010
Feasibility Study for Education Programme Latur District, Maharashtra SOS CVI 2009
Study of Health Scenario and Functioning of SOS Medical Centre Latur District, Maharashtra SOS CVI 2009
A study of centre’s contribution to primary education in some select Indian States Uttar Pradesh, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, and Rajasthan In-house research 2007
A study of year-wise release of grants by central government to Indian States and UTs under SSA: A National Perspective Entire country In-house research 2006
A status report on primary school dropout in Orissa: 2002-2003 Odisha In-house research 2006
Status of primary education in India: A study of some select indicators Entire country In-house research 2006
Micro Credit for Women’s Empowerment – A Study of Availability, Utilization and Impact in Rural Uttar Pradesh Five districts of Uttar Pradesh National Commission for Women (NCW) 2006
Status of Tendu Leaf Pluckers in Odisha: A Study of their Socio-Economic Conditions with Special Reference to Children and the System of Bonded Labour Odisha National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) 2005