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Thursday, May 13, 2021

An interactive dashboard, created by researchers at Princeton University displays daily district-level data on the spread of COVID-19 across In

Thursday, Apr 15, 2021

India is the third-largest contributor to global energy use and greenhouse gas emissions, and the country is rapidly urbanizing. Transitioning to low-carbon cities is critical to meeting the country’s climate goals.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

An estimated 400 million new residents will migrate to Indian cities by 2050, necessitating major changes in urban infrastructure and planning. On March 27 and 28, M.S.

Monday, May 11, 2020

As civic leaders and urban planners work to make cities more sustainable and livable by investing in outdoor spaces and recreational activities such as biking and walking, Princeton researchers have identified the benefit of an activity largely overlooked by policymakers — home gardening.

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020

Shivaji Sondhi, professor of physics, in his column in "The Print," an India-based publication, explains contact tracing in the wake of COVID-19 and why such tracing should be thought of as "conferring a new form of immunity — digital immunity." 

Friday, Feb 14, 2020

Gyan Prakash, Dayton-Stockton Professor of History and a member of the M.S. Chadha Center for Global India's executive committee, received the 2020 Ramnath Goenka Award for Books (Non-Fiction) for his book "Emergency Chronicles: Indira Gandhi and Democracy’s Turning Point."

Friday, Nov 8, 2019
by Morgan Kelly, Princeton Environmental Institute

Princeton University researchers have received a $2.5 million federal grant to lead an interdisciplinary effort with academic, city government and nonprofit partners that will develop a scientific process for establishing urban food systems that are less wasteful and environmentally detrimental. The grant will be administered by the Princeton...

Thursday, Jun 20, 2019
by Pooja Makhijani, Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies

Anu Ramaswami, an interdisciplinary environmental engineer who is recognized as a pioneer and leader on the topic of sustainable urban systems, has been named professor of India studies, civil and environmental engineering, and the Princeton Environmental Institute, and the inaugural director of the M.S. Chadha Center for Global India. She will...

Monday, Apr 30, 2018
by Pat Coen, Office of Development Communications

The M.S. Chadha Center for Global India, made possible by a gift from Sumir Chadha of Princeton’s Class of 1993, was dedicated at Princeton University on April 27.

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