Good Governance Conference to Be Organised in J & K
A Two day Regional Conference on “Replication of Good Governance Practices in UTs ofJ&KandLadakh” is to be organised at Jammu on 15th-16th November Conference on ‘Jal Shakti and Disaster Management’under ‘Ek Bharat Shresht Bharat’ programmeto be held at Jammu on 30th Nov-1st Dec.
The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions is organising two conferences in Jammu focussing on replicating good governance practices in the newly created UTs of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. This was disclosed during the review meeting chaired by the MoS (PP) Dr Jitendra Singh.
The Secretary DoPT, DARPG & Pensions Shri C. Chandramouli and senior officers of the department were also present during the meeting. Dr Jitendra Singh said that the Central Government aims to bring development and replicate good governance practices in the newly created UTs of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. The conferences to be organised by the Ministry of Personnel are a part of this proactive approach of the Central Government, he added.
The Regional Conference on “Replication of good governance practices in UTs of Jammu &Kashmir andLadakh” will be organised at Jammuon 15th and 16th November. Various sessions will be held on the topics including Public Policy &Governance andCapacity Building& Personnel Administration etc. Presentations will be made on Digital Governance, Citizen Centric Governance, Aspirational Districtsand PM Awards initiatives.
The second Conference on ‘Jal Shakti and Disaster Management’ will be organised at Jammu on 30th November and 1st December on the theme of ‘Ek Bharat Shresht Bharat’, with Tamil Nadu being the leading participant. During this conference, sessions will be held on themes: Rejuvenation of rivers – Cauvery and Jhelum, Reducing Water Consumption in Agriculture, water warriors discussion, Management of Floods, NDRF Rescue Operations – 2014 Srinagar floods and 2015 Chennai floods, Emergency Responses and Forecasting & Early warning, among others.
Department of Pensions and Pensioners’ Welfare will organise a Pensions Adalat in J&K , the date of which will be announced soon., During the review meeting, other issues including 5-year Vision Document, 100-day agenda, dashboard of the Ministry and other issues related to the departments were also discussed.