About the Foundation:
Gati Foundation is a Dehradun, Uttarakhand based research and policy think tank. Working closely with government, corporates, institutions and citizens: it focuses on various issues of sustainable development and good governance. Gati believes in the doctrines of analysis, advocacy and action, leading to positive change.
It is working as a facilitator for smooth implementation of various programs at the grass root level. Gati is dedicated towards the implementation of its research on issues of governance, resulting in sustainable development.
Gati intends to achieve its stated objectives by supporting initiatives of different stake holders through regional level networking. It was formally registered under the Society’s Registration Act 1860.
Working Areas of the foundation:
– Public Health
– Urban Governance
– Mountain Development
– Skill Development & Livelihoods
About the Internship programme:
The internship programme is designed for students pursuing various social science courses like law, economics, political science etc. Students from technological and management background are also encouraged to apply.
The internship programme is designed to study the policy based issues of Smart Cities Programme launched by the Government of India. Foundation has been an active and vocal stakeholder for various dialogues and discussions related to smart city project.
Dehradun has been shortlisted as the smart city. Thus, foundation is set to prepare the vision document for the city of Dehradun. Therefore, students will be asked to participate and provide their valuable inputs for the preparation of the document.
The applicant is expected to have reasonable analytical and research skills. The applicant must know how to prepare research reports, articles, briefs etc. and should possess good command over English. The applicant shall have proper knowledge of MS Office.The applicant must also know how to operate Facebook and Twitter.
Interested students are requested to email their CVs at [email protected] Only shortlisted candidates will contacted by the foundation.
Stipend of Rs. 2000 will be provided.
Duration of Internship: 10 December, 2017 to 10 January, 2018
Place of Internship: Dehradun
Last Date for submitting the application: 12 November, 2017
No accommodation facility will be provided by the foundation. Students are requested to make their own arrangements.
Visit the site of the foundation: www.gatifoundation.org
Also visit: www.facebook.com/GatiFoundationIndia
Contact: [email protected], +91-7895344126