Research

RGIDS and Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs

RGIDS in collaboration with Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs (MOIA) had started a research programme on International Migration. A study on return migration was conducted and report was published titled as “ Return Emigration of Indian Emigrant Workers from the West Asia:Report on a Survey of Return Emigrants in Kerala”.

As part of the programme currently we are conducting a study to examine the changing demand for Indian migrant workers in UAE and Kuwait.

RGIDS and National Institute of Rural Development(NIRD)Hyderabad

RGIDS has conducted a collaborative research study with NIRD on the topic “Effectiveness of Panchayat Raj Institutions in Service Delivery in Kerala”.The study based on a survey of 50 Grama Panchayats in Kerala is published.

RGIDS and Kerala Institute for Local Administration,Thrissur

Currently we are undertaking a joint research project entitled “Training and Capacity Building of Elected Members and Officials of LSGIs in Kerala.”