Category: Press Releases

National Seminar on Budget Accountability and Economic Governance, Hotel Mascot, Thiruvananthapuram, 11th, 12th February, 2014

February 9, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

National Seminar on Budget Accountability and Economic Governance (February 11-12, 2014, Hotel Mascot, Trivandrum) Organised by National Foundation for India (NFI), New Delhi Institute for Sustainable Development and Governance (ISDG), Trivandrum   National Seminar on Budget Accountability and Economic Governance is conceptualised to initiate a new public debate and discourse on accountability in the arena […]

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Planning and Envisioning Workshop of Budget Groups in India, Hotel Mascot, Thiruvananthapuram, 10th, 11th, February, 2014

February 9, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Programme Schedule   Day One – National Budget Network Meeting : Planning and Envisioning 10th February 2014   10.m. to 10.15 a.m. Registration Session – 1   10.15 a.m. to 10.45 a.m. Welcome Address   Chair: Amitabh Behar, Executive Director, NFI Welcome:   Mr. John Samuel,  President, ISDG, Trivandrum Keynote address: Dr. Thomas Isaac, MLA, Former […]

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Finance Minister_s Pre-Budget Consultation 2014-15 with Civil Society

December 9, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Institute for Sustainable Development and Governance (ISDG) invites you to Pre-Budget Consultation with Civil Society 2014-15 jointly organized by Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation (GIFT) and Institute for Sustainable Development and Governance (ISDG) on 23rd December, 2013. The Consultation would be held at Government Rest House, Opposite Thycaud Guest House, Thiruvananthapuram at 3 pm. The Honourable Finance […]

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International Conference on _Taxation Policies and Development: Challenges and Emerging Opportunities_, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, November 25th, 26th, 2013

November 29, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA), New Delhi is organizing an International Conference on _Taxation Policies and Development: Challenges and Emerging Opportunities_ on 25th and 26th November, 2013 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi Over the last decade, the policy community in several parts of the world has paid a lot of attention to […]

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National Gender Responsive Budgeting Workshop, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, November 19th, 2013

November 29, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

National Foundation of India with the support of UN Women is organizing the National Consultation on Gender Responsive Budgeting in India on 19th November at the Casuarina Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. Research findings of select states like Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand and Odisha will be presented. Officials in the gender […]

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National Convention on _People_s Expectations on Budgetary Priorities from the New Union Government_, India Islamic Centre, New Delhi, October 24th, 25th, 2013

October 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Institute for Sustainable Development and Governance (ISDG) participated in the National Convention on _People_s Expectations on Budgetary Priorities from the New Union Government_ conducted by the People_s Budget Initiative at New Delhi on 24th and 25th of October 2013. As the country is gearing up for the next General Elections, efforts are being made by People’s Budget […]

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Make Budgets Public Now!

October 7, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Make Budgets Public Now! Inclusive and open public budgets are ESSENTIAL to achieving a world in which ALL human beings can enjoy their civil, political, social, economic, cultural and environmental rights. Spread the word and pressure your governments and parliaments to be transparent about the budget. It’s your money! Why this campaign? Civil society engagement […]

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Consultation on Role of Media in Enhancing Transparency and Strengthening Accountability in Budgets, Press Club, Trivandrum, September 2, 2013

September 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Institute for Sustainable Development and Governance (ISDG), Trivandrum in collaboration with Press Club, Trivandrum is conducting a Consultation on Role of Media in Enhancing Transparency and Strengthening Accountability in Budgets on September 2, 2013, from 9.30 am to 1.35 pm at Press Club, Trivandrum. This orientation programme is first of its kind in the state to equip Media persons to report and analyse budget in a systematic and […]

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Capacity Building Workshop on _Budget Analysis and Advocacy_ for Civil Society Actors, Animation Centre, Vellayambalam, Trivandrum, Aug 31, Sept 1, 2013

September 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Social Accountability and Budget Analysis Network (SABAN) in collaboration with Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA), New Delhi is conducting a two-day residential Capacity Building Workshop on Budget Analysis and Advocacy in Thiruvananthapuram on August 31st and September 1st, 2013.  This is a follow up to the workshop for local legislators that was jointly held by the Institute for Sustainable Development and Governance (ISDG), […]

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Annual Meeting of State Budget Groups, Andhra Pradesh Academy of Rural Development (APARD), Hyderabad, May 9, 10, 2013

September 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

National Foundation of India is organising the annual meeting of budget groups on 9th and 10th of May 2013 in Hyderabad at the Andhra Pradesh Academy of Rural Development – APARD. The annual budget meeting is an opportunity for budget groups and civil society actors in the field of governance to deliberate and collaborate on […]

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