Applied Policy Researcher
Internship DescriptionThe candidate should fulfill the following requirements:- 1.3rd year graduates or postgraduate, especially from the Social Sciences, Humanities,Law, Engineering, Information or Library Science background or those taking a sabbatical from their careers can apply for this internship. 2. Candidates need to have understanding of the social and political issues confronting India and a desire to promote public good.
ResponsibilitiesThe candidate should carry out the following responsibilities:- 1. Interns will be involved in research, analysis, documentation, coordination or event planning as per the assigned projects. 2. Broad areas of research include governance reforms (political, electoral, judicial, police, local governance) and public policy.
Foundation for Democratic Reforms is based in Hyderabad and is research-resource center for promoting democratic institutions and formulating fundamental reforms in democratic and governance spheres and in critical areas of public policy. FDR is also involved in drafting informed advocacy of comprehensive electoral reforms, strengthening citizen-centered governance and public policy, empowerment of local governments, judicial and police reforms and instruments of transparency and accountability.