Centre For Transforming India
Working closely on the issues of healthcare, education, youths and governance domain and with offices in Washington DC, Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A and New Delhi, India, Centre forTransforming India is a tax exempt and one of India’s leading Civil Services Organization promoted by a professional whose previous stint includes being consultant with Govt. of India and with industry body NASSCOM. The importance of work is now recognized globally with Indian government, international think tanks and peer organizations taking cue from our work. Its Chief Trustee, Mr Pankaj Sharma is a U.S Government Alumni having being selected for the prestigious International Visitor Leadership Program by the US Government for his public policy work and having lectured on his experience to leading government luminaries, students and academia of global universities like Stanford & Rice and leading US corporations on role of developing economies in the future economic landscape.
The work of the organization and Mr. Sharma personally have been widely quoted in national and international media like Business Week, Fortune, New York Times, Washington Post, Khalij Times, Times( London), Christian Science Monitor , Reuters, AFP, Gulf News, La Monde( France),India Today, Times of India, Hindustan Times, CNN-IBN, NDTV, etc. He is also an active participant in the Global Executive Forum and the Opinion Leader’s Panel of the Economist Intelligence Unit.
CFTI advocated one of the largest and most successful anti-tobacco campaigns in India due to which the Information and Broadcasting Ministry mandated anti-tobacco messaging in all Indian movies to be shown before the start of movie and disclaimer thereof.
Its work on Urban Planning today forms part of Traffic Blueprint for the Delhi-NCR region and its research and advocacy on Workplace Sexual Harassment expedited the passage of Workplace Harassment Bill in Indian Parliament.
CFTI makes regular presentation and inputs to various government entities including FSSAI, Parliamentary Standing Committees and key stakeholders and through its allied entity National Association of School Professionals have membership of more than 1000 School Principals and Administrators across India
It has been successfully running two of the largest scholarship programs for wards of government employees in India since last three years