• Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Advocacy NGO
  • HeadquartersIndia
  • Founded1997

Centre for Civil Society (CCS)

Centre for Civil Society is a non-profit think tank based in New Delhi. The Centre was founded in 1997 by Parth Shah, former Professor of Economics at the University of Michigan. It operates as an independent research and educational organisation. Vision: CCS envisions a world where each individual leads a life of choice in personal, economic and political spheres and every institution is accountable. Mission: Centre for Civil Society advances social change through public policy. Their work in education, livelihood, and policy training promotes choice and accountability across private and public sectors. To translate policy into practice, they engage with policy and opinion leaders through research, pilot projects and advocacy. They are India’s leading liberal think tank, ranked 81 worldwide by the annual study conducted by the Think Tanks and Civil Society Program at the University of Pennsylvania.
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Job openings over the past year

2Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Senior Research Manager
  • Associate Director for Research

Staff at Centre for Civil Society (CCS) have experience in


  • reproductive health
  • systems
  • civil society
  • public administration
  • research & development


  • india


  • managerial experience

Company Offices

  • India (headquarters)
  • New Delhi
  • A-69, Hauz Khas, New Delhi