Centre for Rural Infrastructure and Corporate Social Responsibility
The research effort shall be directed at rural infrastructure and its implications on rural lives and sustainable rural livelihoods from the standpoint of financial, social, economic and environmental effects. In addition, it intends to explore alternative theoretical frameworks in rural infrastructure projects, current practices in physical and social rural infrastructure vis a vis best practices. It will also carry out impact assessments of rural infrastructure projects.
The Centre would direct its research and knowledge creation efforts at encouraging sustainable business practices in all sectors of organizational effort that minimize negative externalities while promoting social welfare and provide leadership in channelizing organizational and society efforts for mutually cooperative and beneficial interfaces at all levels.