Call for Papers: 2nd National Conference on Politics & Governance (NCPG) 2014; Submit Abstract by 7th June


National Conference on Politics & Governance, NCPG 2014 is being organized by Academy of Politics & Governance/Management Development Research Foundation. NCPG 2014 is primarily an academic event that provides interactive platform to the academics/researchers, civil servants, political activists, journalists, advocates, rights’ groups leaders, trade union leaders, social activists, funding agency leaders etc. to share their views, research findings, and critique of contemporary issues in Politics & Governance.


Management Development Research Foundation,

4th Floor, Statesman House, Barakhamba Road,

New Delhi -110001

Abstract of papers (150-200 words) are invited from academics, Ph D scholars/PG students, Civil Servants, NGO leaders, and Activists on contemporary issues in any of the broad areas mentioned as under:

1. Political Theory/Philosophy/Thoughts

2. Comparative Politics: India and the World

3. Public Administration/Administrative Reforms

4. International Relations/Globalization

5. Political Processes/Panchayati Raj Institutions

6. Party Politics: India and the World

7. Democracy/Democratic Reforms/Electoral Reforms

8. Civil Society/NGOs/Citizenship Behaviour

9. Human Rights/Civil Rights/Popular Movements

10. Inequalities, Social Justice, Gender Justice

11. Public Policy: India and the World.

Empirical, conceptual, theoretical, and review papers as well as case studies revolving around any aspect of Politics & Governance will be considered for the conference.


Please send abstract of your paper along with your brief profile to [email protected] latest by 7 June 2014. Successful authors will be intimated by 10 June 2014.

Last date of submission of full paper 10 July 2014.

Last date of registration: 10 July 2014

Conference date: 3 August 2014

 Registration Fee: Rs. 3500/-

Registration Fee may be paid by Demand Draft drawn in favor of “Management Development Research Foundation” and payable at New Delhi.

APG-MDRF Management Development Research Foundation,

4th Floor, Statesman House Building, Connaught Place, Barakhamba Road,

New Delhi: 110001

E-mail: [email protected]