Tributes to Girish Sant

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Memorial Activities

Girish Sant Memorial Annual Event, 2019

A Panel Discussion on
Role of Civil Society Organizations in shaping Public Policy and Discourse

Venue: Bal Shikshan Mandir, Kothrud, Pune
Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019
Time: 6 to 8.30 pm

For a democracy to be vibrant, it is essential that citizens and civil society organizations play a significant role in shaping public policy and discourse to enhance public interest. They can do so by providing policy insights and inputs based on reasoned analysis, building public discourse around relevant topics, mobilising people and opinions, undertaking direct actions and being critical observers of policy design and implementation. Different organisations may adopt different strategies and approaches towards these goals but all of them serve an important function in a democracy.

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