Kerala’s Safety Initiative

by Morgan Campbell The 2018 World Health Organization (WHO) report on Road Safety identified India as having one the highest number of road-related deaths in the world; approximately 23 deaths per 100,000 people per year. Several factors contribute to dangerous conditions for drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. Roads requiring repair, lack of coordinated traffic laws and … Read more

Top down process meets bottom up democracy: Kochi’s Smart City Mission

By Morgan Campbell Constitutional attempts at decentralization India’s 74th constitutional amendment remains the country’s strongest attempt to decentralize decision-making powers to city authorities. Enacted in 1992, we can imagine the amendment as a clairvoyant anticipation of future urban growth and the need for a third tier of public representation and accountability. The schedule’s 12th amendment … Read more

Jaipur Stakeholder Workshop

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The local stakeholder workshop in Jaipur took place on 14 September. The aim was to get a feel for the nature of transport governance in Jaipur, one of the four cities chosen as Under Reform project case studies. We hoped through the workshop to better understand the role of Smart Cities Mission (SCM) stakeholders and how transport-related … Read more

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