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13 August 2014
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CCS DashboardNISA School Leaders Summit, 27 September 2014


Our 3rd annual NISA School Leaders Summit will bring together multiple stakeholders representing diverse interest groups from more than 20 states — to discuss challenges and deep dive into issues that confront the budget private schools (BPS) sector in India. The central theme for this year’s summit is Advocacy for BPS. This year’s Summit will bring government, media and regulatory bodies together to share their perceptions with respect to private education and the BPS sector.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to interact with investors, thought leaders, education service providers, affordable school leaders, and private schools association heads and explore issues and strategies towards ensuring that every child has the choice of quality education at an affordable price!

Date: 27 September 2014
Venue: Indian International Centre, New Delhi

For more information on sessions, or any queries regarding the event, visit our website or contact Rohan Joshi ( | +91-96501 27755)

CCS Dashboard#ccstalks TweetChat: ‘Should we have capital punishment?', 20 August 2014, 7-8pm

TweetchatIs capital punishment a deterrent for heinous crimes? Is it within the rights of the State to issue a death sentence? Are there cases where it is the only justifiable verdict?

Join us for #ccstalks Tweetchat, on Wednesday 20 August at 7pm! Log in to or Twitter and follow #ccstalks. We look forward to speaking with you! For more information, contact Manasi Bose (

CCS Dashboardìpolicy for Journalists (Hindi), 18-21 September 2014

ipolicy for journalistsOur course in public policy for journalists equips participants with analytical tools to better understand and evaluate the effects of public policies and offers unconventional angles and story ideas, information sources, and expert perspectives. Apply NOW for a chance to interact with our amazing faculty and the opportunity to build your professional network! For more information, contact Sadaf Hussain ( | +91 99531 33868).

CCS Dashboardìpolicy for Development Leaders, 10-12 October 2014

ipolicy for development leaersHow do we develop interventions that will deliver desired change given the complex nature of development problems? What are the most effective roles for the government, civil society, and the individual in solving social problems? How can we empower the target group to solve problems for themselves? ìpolicy for Development Leaders offers a dynamic, empowering learning experience for civil society professionals. Apply NOW! For more information, contact Sadaf Hussain ( | +91 99531 33868).

CCS DashboardCCS-Lawlex Essay Writing Competition

LawlexAre you a good writer? This could be your chance to win up to INR 10,000! CCS and LawLex Organization are hosting the "Communicating Freedom" essay writing competition, an initiative  to encourage young minds to engage in a critical thought process and to provide them with a platform to express their opinions. The deadline for essay submission is 15 August 2014!

For more information on topics and participation guidelines, contact Sajid Sheikh (

CCS Calendar 2013
Upcoming Events

20 August 2014, 7-8 pm - #ccstalks TweetChat:‘Should we have capital punishment?'

15 August 2014 - Centre for Civil Society–LawLex “COMMUNICATING FREEDOM” Essay Writing Competition

22-24 August 2014 - Colloquium on Education: Philosophy, Policy, and Practice, Jaipur

06-07 September 2014 - ìpolicy for Young Leaders, IIM Kozhilode

11-14 September 2014 - ìpolicy for Young Leaders, Jammu University, Jammu

18-21 September 2014 - ìpolicy for Journalists (Hindi)

27 September 2014 - 3rd Annual NISA School Leaders Summit, New Delhi

10-12 October 2014 - ìpolicy for Development Leaders, New Delhi

05-08 November 2014 - ìpolicy for Young Leaders, St Xavier's, Mumbai

04-06 December 2014 - Liberty Fund Colloquium

20 December 2014 - 6th Annual School Choice National Conference

09-10 January 2015 - 3rd Annual Asia Liberty Forum, Kathmandu, Nepal

27-29 January 2015 - ìpolicy for Young Leaders, Pandit Deendayal Petrolium University, Gandhinagar

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The Morality of Capitalism: What Your Professors Won't Tell You (Hindi edition)
The Morality of Capitalism (Hindi Edition)

This remarkable series of essays, edited by Tom G Palmer and originally published by the Atlas Network, brings together some of the best-thinking individuals on the ethical dimension of markets. The book was translated to Hindi for dissemination to a wider audience. Download here.

For more information contact  
Sadaf Hussain  
M: +91 99531-33868  

Centre for Civil Society  
A-69, Hauz Khas  
New Delhi - 110 016, India  
h: +91 11 26537456, 26521882  
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