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Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Development Studies has been organizing various seminars and workshops in economic and social issues which have state and national importance since its inception.

Standing up to hatred: Violence & Intolerance in Contemporary India

Organized on 5th August,2018, at Fourth Estate Hall, Press Club Thiruvananthapuram.  Prominent Social Activist Swami Agnivesh delivered Key note Address. Shri. Ramesh Chennithala (Opposition Leader, Kerala Legislative Assembly and Chairman of RGIDS), Shri. M.M.Hassan, Shri. Sashi Tharoor MP addressed the seminar.

State of Indian Economy in view of Union Budget 2018

An interactive seminar has been organized on 10th February 2018 at SCMS Campus, Cochin. Former Union Finance Minister Shri. P.Chidambaram delivered Keynote Address.

State of  Kerala Economy in view of 2018-19 Kerala Budget

An Interactive seminar has been jointly organized by RGIDS and Jaihind TV at Neyyar Dam on 27th January, 2018.

Seminar on GST

It has been organized on 12th July 2017 at Press Club Conference Hall, Thiruvananthapuram. Hon. Finance Minister Dr. Thomas Isaac and AICC spokesperson & Ex. MP. Shri. P.C.Chacko participated in the seminar.

National Science Day Celebrations

It has been jointly organised by RGIDS and Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Kerala on 27th February, 2017.

Impact of Demonetization on Indian Economy

A Lecture delivered by Union Finance Minister Shri. P.Chidambaram on 25th February, 2017 at Kanakakunnu Palace, Thiruvananthapuram.