Studies

Studies

CPR’s study on energy usage in Rajkot

As part of the CapaCITIES project, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) is supporting the Center for Policy Research (CPR) on an ongoing study on energy use in low income urban households in Rajkot. Read More

CPR’s Climate Action Case Study for Rajkot

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), supported the Center for Policy Research (CPR) in developing a policy paper highlighting how cities can use existing governance arrangements to scale discrete climate actions. CPR also developed a framework that can be used by cities to address climate change and local development. Read More

Climate Exposure: Projections and Scenarios for Coimbatore, Rajkot, Siliguri and Udaipur

Capacities of city authorities in four partner cities to plan and implement mitigation and adaptation measures are to be enhanced, as per the first intended outcome of the project. To achieve this, a few activities have been planned, out of which the study identifying climate change scenarios for 2030 and 2050, is being carried out. Read More

Position paper on Low Carbon Resource Efficient Affordable Housing

This Position Paper was commissioned by the Swiss development Agency (SDC) as a complementary research study to the CapaCITIES project. The context of this research has been the city of Rajkot in Gujarat. The Municipal Corporation of Rajkot has an active Affordable housing program and this paper presents a perspective… Read More