Parliamentarians Speak…


SwaniInteraction with MPti gives parliamentarians like me a great opportunity to harness the talent of professionals in the governance of our respective constituencies, and I can tell you from my personal experience that I have started to benefit hugely from this initiative.”

Dinesh Trivedi, Lok Sabha MP (Barrakpore)

aiyar“By way of saying a big Thank You, I am specifically mentioning Swaniti in my intervention suggesting that the Finance Minister consult with you and other similar social sector think tanks in preparing the budget for next year.”

– Mani Shankar Aiyar, Rajya Sabha MP

Jay_Panda“The two Swaniti fellows I had earlier worked with had professional degrees in engineering and management and the current fellow is a professional, she has worked in important organisations internationally. So, this is a good sign, these are professionals, qualified and they are bringing specific skills where we have a need for them in the constituency and improving systems of governance.”

– Jay Panda, Lok Sabha MP (Kendrapara)

Anurag_Thakur_image“The Swaniti Fellows that worked with me were well qualified individuals with a sense of social responsibility. They analyzed government data, understood local challenges and provided solutions specific to my constituency. I strongly encourage young individuals to understand our system of governance and engage with policy makers through fellowships as well as internships. It’s good to have a new perspective to things and work together to bring about change!”

– Anurag Thakur, Lok Sabha MP (Hamirpur)

PD Rai“Swaniti has added real value to my constituency work and policy approaches. They have a team of passionate and committed Fellows who have worked closely and tirelessly with my office and me to provide high quality deliverables. I am very happy and satisfied with their amazing work.”

– PD Rai, Lok Sabha MP (Sikkim)

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