Workshop on Qualitative Research Methodologies

20-21 January 2022 at 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm (IST)

This two-day workshop was conducted virtually as part of capacity building for the DST-CPR community to help them hone their qualitative research skills. 

About the speaker:

Ajit Mani, a certified Management Consultant and an alumnus of IIM Bangalore specializing in Agriculture and Rural Development Management, has built a broad range of professional experience working with NGOs and Government Agencies in India and abroad. His work focusses mainly on rural India and the unorganized urban sector. He has worked on various assignments in education, poverty, forest management, financial inclusion, sustainable urban development, among others.

He uses his expertise in research methodology and project management to provide policy training in both academia and industry. He has served as adjunct faculty for Kalinga School of Rural Management, Bhubaneshwar and has many years’ experience in designing courses and delivering public policy lectures. During this two-day workshop, he will be drawing from his own work experiences and using case-studies to cover topics in qualitative research methodologies to aid public policy research.

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