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Centre for Innovations in Public Systems
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About CIPS
The Government of India set up the Centre for Innovations in Public Systems (CIPS) in May 2010 as an autonomous body, within the campus of the Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), Hyderabad. This Centre was set up in pursuance of the recommendations of the XIII Finance Commission.
Innovative Practices for Replication
The following are some of the initiatives that are currently underway:
  • Integration of Medical Education with Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Health Care - Pilot Basis in 5 Medical Colleges across India, along with Govt. of India
    • Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh
    • Agartala Government Medical College, Tripura
    • Government Medical College, Patiala, Punjab
    • Jorhat Medical College, Assam
    • Vadodara Govt. Medical College, Gujarat
  • Common Service Centre (CSC)
    Recognising the important role played by CIPS in identifying, documenting and replicating innovative practices NeGD of Department of IT has awarded a study of Common Service Centres in 7 States to CIPS in the month of March, 2013. This study covers the Common Service Centres of
    • Jharkhand
    • Jammu & Kashmir
    • Madhya Pradesh
    • Kerala
    • Andhra Pradesh
    • Rajasthan
    • Tripura
  • National Optical Fiber Network (NoFN)
    In the wake of roll out of the NoFN (Bharat Broad Band) connecting all the 2.5 lakhs Gram Panchayats in the country, CIPS is proposing to take up a study of the existing services and the roll out of a model for enhancing them in 3 states viz., Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan & Tripura. This study will be done by the students of IIT, Chennai, Gitam Institute of Technology, Visakhapatnam and JNTU, Hyderabad. The study will throw light on the enhanced services in Education, Health, Rural Development, Payment Services, Certification Services etc., duly making use of the Optic Fibre connectivity.
List of Upcoming Publications
  • Comprehensive Computerization of Mineral Administration (CCOMA), Department of Mines and Geology (DMG), Govt. of Karnataka
  • SAKALA Initiative (Karnataka Guarantee of Services to Citizens Act, 2011), Govt. of Karnataka
  • EcoSan by Arthik Samata Mandal
What's New
Video Conference on "Innovations in TB Control Programme in India"  [29th April, 2014]
CIPS 4th Foundation Day Programme at Katriya Hotel & Towers, Raj Bhavan Road, Somajiguda, Hyderabad  [14th May, 2014]
Three Day Workshop on "Preparation of Case Studies and Dissemination of Information on Innovations" at Bihar Institute of Public Administration and Rural Development(BIPARD)  [21st 23rd May, 2014]
Other related events
National Level Workshop On "Land Governance": 30-31 May 2014 - Call for papers
IGNITE 2014: 8th National Competition for Students' Ideas and Innovations
Compendium of Innovations for Eliminating Child Labour
9th National Biennial Competition for Green Grassroots Unaided Technological Innovations
Brainstorming session at DARPG: Every Thursday
Contact Us
The Director
Centre for Innovations in Public Systems (CIPS)
College Park Campus of ASCI (Administrative Staff College of India CPC Campus)
Road No 3, Banjara Hills
Hyderabad - 500 034
Phone: + 91 40 66720720
Fax: + 91 40 66720721
E-mail: chakrapani[at]cips[dot]org[dot]in
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