The best practice library is a hub for cutting-edge knowledge on service delivery for the purposes of replication and/or upscaling of local impactful initiatives. The goal is to highlight the successful initiatives in public service delivery and document results to bring about a change. These best practices are selected based on their innovativeness, appropriateness, sustainability, reliability and impact.
The document library includes working papers, case studies, policy briefs, government reports and toolkits. Working papers cover a wide range of issues including but not restricted to renewable energy and the environment, e-governance, social protection schemes/instruments, and urban and rural development
National and international books on governance and development issues are reviewed by experts to be published on Governance Knowledge Centre. Efforts are made to display books that are contextually relevant in the Indian scenario.
The GKC offers up-to-date news on various governance-related issues across India. New policy initiatives taken up by the central and state governments and innovations in the field of public service delivery are highlighted in this section.
Photos and videos uploaded on the portal are related to governance. Photo gallery showcases the important events and initiatives of Government of India. Videos depict good governance practices in areas such as green governance, e-governance, disaster and waste management, and innovative use of ICT tools for governance.
Awards presented by various departments of the Government of India, acknowledging and promoting excellence in implementation of various governance initiatives are published on the portal.
The e-newsletters are sent out fortnightly, highlighting the latest and most interesting content on the portal to GKC Register users.