Journal - Special Issue on R&R


Journal of Management Special Issue on R & R and Benefit Sharing: Vol 44: September 2014

Journal of Management Special Issue on Land Acquistion, Resettlement & Rehabilitation: Vol:45: March 2016


The ASCI Chairman Mr. SM Datta released a special issue of “Journal of Management (JoM)” on Resettlement, Rehabilitation and Benefit-sharing in Infrastructure Projects at College’s Bella Vista campus. This book showcases the works and experiences of experts, who took part in a week-long South-South Learning Event, organised by the ASCI in collaboration with the World Bank and Australian AID, organised in May 2013.

 The International Event was attended by 110 delegates from 20 countries viz. Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, China, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Kenya, India, LAO PDR, Nepal, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Uganda and United Kingdom. The delegates included practitioners, government officials, university faculty, think tanks and international development partners. Experiences were shared among countries at policy, management and operational level and across major infrastructure sectors. 

In her message, Vandana Kumari Jena, IAS, Secretary, Department of Land Resources, Ministry of Rural Development, said: “I greatly appreciate the contribution of ASCI for its continuing efforts in knowledge-sharing and capacity-building on this topic of much contemporary relevance.” Shri Sutirtha Bhattacharji, IAS, CMD, Singareni Collieries Ltd, acknowledging the efforts of the College in organizing such events of great public importance stated that the sharing of experiences and practices of diverse countries would go a long away in addressing these issues and other related issues from a holistic perspective. Lauding the efforts of the College in working diligently in disseminating and promoting good practices in the management of resettlement and rehabilitation, Shri Chaohua ZhangLead Social Development Specialist, South Asian Region, World Bank, congratulated the Centre in the s successful venture.

Apart from the members of the Court of Governors, Mr.K.Padmanabhaiah, Mr.P.Mohan Murty and Vepa Kamesam, the ASCI’s incharge Registrar Prof. B.Lakshmi and Centre Director Prof. V. Sreenivasa Chary were also present in the special issue release function.