Events | Talks | People



Rakshit Mohan, Research Associate, VIF writes on the Holistic Development of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands for IPP Review

Sahil Aggarwal, Hon. Director, VIF writes on the ‘Time for a new lunar calendar to replace older model’ for DNA India

Rakshit Mohan, Research Associate, VIF and Aditya Menon writes on ‘India’s Hamletian Dilemma About RCEP’ for Strategic News International

Upcoming Program

Good Governance Yatra

This December understand the nuts and bolts of India’s best-performing governance models. A 9-day immersive travel program in Public Policy.

80 delegates on 2500 km journey
15th-23th December 2019

Deadline: October 10, 2019


Public Policy Program for Executives

The 2nd Meetup of ‘P3E Monsoon Batch 2019’ was organized from 6th to 8th Sep 2019. Meetup includes workshops on Careers in Public Policy, Design Thinking, Purva Paksha, Policy negotiation and panel discussions.

VIF Alumni Commitee

VIF Alumni Commitee was launched on 8th Sept which will work to strengthen the bonds within the VIF alumni network as well as to facilitate mentoring and continued education of VIF Alumni Network.

Conference on
Western Indo-Pacific

The event was hosted in JNU New Delhi on 2 September 2019. The conference witnessed the participation of diplomats, professors, media, and researchers from the think-tank community in New Delhi.


Narasimha Donthineni

Narasimha founded a political consultancy “Panchajanya Strategies” with an aim to improve governance, make politics professional, increase capabilities of existing politicians to govern, and help good politicians to win electoral battles. In the assembly elections, they have already worked with 5 MLA contestants for Telangana, and currently working with politicians of Andhra Pradesh.
He also founded “Youth for Better India”(YBI) in 2010 intending to educate youth on various aspects of active citizenship and leadership.

Location: Telangana
VIF program attended: Policy Boot Camp 2016

At VIF we continue to maintain our focus on building the future leaders of our country – young change agents who are sincere and committed to nation-building. We will keep you posted about the happenings from our end. Thank you for the continued support.