Children’s panchayat in Karnataka

The Concerned for Working Children, an NGO, is effectively leveraging the decentralised democratic set up of the country for children’s engagement, by creating several local children councils, known as makkala panchayats, in rural Karnataka. In Karnataka, following the Panchayati Raj local governance model, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), The Concerned for Working Children, has created several Read More …

Karnataka Knowledge Commission (KKC)

The Karnataka Knowledge Commission (KKC), also known as the Karnataka Jnana Aayoga (KJA), was set up in September 2008 for building a vibrant knowledge society in the state of Karnataka. The KIA was initially constituted for a term of three years. However, its term was extended in September 2011 by 18 months for the tenure Read More …

Online Recruitment Processing System of Andhra Pradesh public service commission applications

With an aim to streamline public service recruitment system in the state of Andhra Pradesh, Online Recruitment Processing System(OPRS) was introduced by Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission(APPSC) in collaboration with Centre for Good Governance,Hyderabad. ORPS is a first of its kind online system for government recruitment in India. Initially, it was adopted only for departmental exams but within Read More …