JGU’s faculty members and students undertake research through its schools, research centres, and institutes. Research is funded through external or internal grants, or are self-funded. To date, our researchers have undertaken projects with public, private and non-profit organizations based in India and across the globe on issues ranging from public policy, urban planning, and intellectual property rights to energy security, agrarian policy, and civil society. A selection of these research projects, both completed and ongoing, is described below to highlight our domain areas of experience and expertise.
Trade Policy Monitoring Reports of India’s six major trading partners (European Union, the United St...
The Centre for International Trade and Economic Laws (CITEL) has been entrusted with the preparation of comprehensive trade policy monitoring reports (TPMR) of India’s six major trading partners by the Centre for WTO Studies at the Indian Institute of Foreign
Globalization, Lawyers and Emerging Economies (GLEE) Program at Harvard Law School
The Centre for International Trade and Economic Laws (CITEL) has been entrusted with the preparation of comprehensive trade policy monitoring reports (TPMR) of India’s six major trading partners by the Centre for WTO Studies at the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade under the Mi
Global Health and Human Rights Database
CHRS is a research partner with the Global Health and Human Rights Database, a free online database of law from around the world relating to health and human rights.
Bonded Labor: Abolition, Rehabilitation and Legal Recourse
The International Justice Mission (IJM) and the CHRS collaborated for the completion of a project initiated by IJM’s Freedom Network.
Sub Regional Human Rights Mechanisms
In December 2011, a Knowledge Sharing Workshop on “Sub Regional Human Rights Mechanisms” was organized in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme, South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation in Law (SAARCLAW) and Asian African Legal Consultative Organization (AALCO).
Right to Vote
Deeply concerned about impediments which hamper the exercise of the right to vote, the CHRS undertook a study with a view to documenting the inadequacies in the present system. The study recommends concrete measures to strengthen India’s democratic system and to make it more participatory.