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churches and mosques, “Bhaands carry whips, raja.6 secs to become the fasted girl in the Arjun Prabodhini-Suburban inter-School athletic championships,How Luther went viral?December 172011) explains Martin Luther created a viral communication campaign to mobilise opinion against the Pope and the Catholic Church The printing pressthen recently inventedplayed a role in enabling the campaign But the principal innovationThe Economist explainswas in the process of communicationwhich used citizens channels for spreading around the news and views laterally and very speedily The point to note is that processes can be innovated even without technology IndeedMahatma Gandhis innovation of the non-violent process to challenge non-responsive governmentslong before the Internethas been deployed in many movements across the worldincluding Martin Luther Kings civil rights campaignthe Prague Spring in Eastern Europeand lately the Jasmine Revolution in Arab countries (which combined non-violent protest with the use of Internet-based communicationas has the Anna Hazare movement) Democratic governmentin its classical definitionis government of the peopleby the peoplefor the people Thereforeprocesses are required to ensure that government can perform all three functions properly Universal franchise with elections regularly and fairly conducted can ensure that the government is of the people India scores very high marks for its abilities in this regardand indeed is an international benchmark But government has to be for the people tooand must be accountable to them Indian citizens unfulfilled expectations led to the RTI movementand thereafter to movements for rights to service (citizens charters) and anti-corruption Finallygovernment must be by the people The 73rd and 74th amendments to the Indian Constitutionpassed 20 years agoremain implemented only in letter and barely in spirit Effective government for the people requires much better communication between government and the people Government functionaries and peoples elected representatives must listen to people more effectively than they haveand they must communicate to them more credibly too Governments communication processes are stilted and slow They are outmanoeuvred by the more nimbleviraland less costly toocommunication processes of civil society movements The breakdown in effective communication between government and people enabled the Anna movement to appear more trustworthy to people than their elected government Left-wing extremist movements have also proven to be much more effective than government in communicating with people and enrolling them The performance of government and its ministries and agencies must be gauged by the outcomes produced for people All government institutions must consult with people before setting their performance targets and thereafter account to people regularly Howeverwhen the Results Framework Document (RFD) process was first introduced in the Central government in 2009ministries and departments mostly set targets for expenditureinternal milestonesand improvement of procedures Thereforean innovation has been introduced into the RFD process that requires all ministries and departments to conduct good stakeholder consultations before developing their performance indicators India is diverse It must be democratic It is likely to require coalitions to govern it Many reforms and policies of government are presently stalled becausewhile some stakeholders support themothersfearful of negative falloutoppose Thereforeconsensus must be obtained before the reforms can proceed The speed with which consensus will be obtained and the quality and sustainability of the consensus will determine when results will be obtained Innovations are required in processes to obtain consensus whichin diverseopenpluralistic India is a greater challenge than in more homogeneous societies Information technologies can make the task of consulting easy on one hand by providing reach to millions of people And they make it more difficult on the other hand by inundating the policymaker with opinions How does one make sense of it all Innovative solutions must be found to these challenges of communication and consensus-seeking Insights into such processes can be obtained from our own successes and failuresas well as the experience of other democratic countries In conclusiongovernments innovation agenda must have an external dimension and an internal one too Externallygovernment must stimulate the creation of a vibrant innovation ecosystem in which business and social entrepreneurs can flourish Internallydemocratic governments at the Centre and in the states require innovations in their own institutions and processes tooas explained hereto fulfil their core purpose of providing good government of the peopleby the peopleand for the people The writer is a member of the Planning [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: IANS | Mumbai | Published: April 28 2017 3:28 pm Priyanka Chopra talks about how she has been juggling between Indian and American characters Related News Actress Priyanka Chopra has been juggling between Indian and American characters for a while now The National Film Award winner says that whenever she gets emotional or angry she becomes ‘desi and her ‘desi’ accent comes out The Fashion star has stepped into shoes of characters like Alex Parrish of the American series Quantico and Victoria Leeds of Hollywood film Baywatch Does her personality get influenced by the on screen characters “I am doing this all the time Imagine I was shooting for ‘Bajirao Mastani’ during the first season of ‘Quantico’ But I think it is the other way round At times Alex gets affected by Priyanka the personality” Priyanka told IANS in an interview “There are some (long working) days when maybe… I am saying a dialogue (of Alex) in my way with an Indian accent And then my dialect coach would come and remind me that I have to maintain Alex an American girl You know whenever I get emotional or angry I suddenly become ‘desi’ and my desi accent comes out” she added The Padma Shri awardee believes that no matter how much she travels across the globe she will remain an Indian by heart who wants to create and explore the diversity of our culture And she is doing it Marathi film Ventilator produced by her won three National Films Awards this year Apart from Ventilator she has shown interest in producing regional films in languages like Bengali Punjabi and Bhojpuri Asked how she finds a script to invest in Priyanka said: “I choose a script like an audience But culturally the process is quite interesting” “I get a translated script Language is no barrier But there are certain differences in the society based on regional culture And it is very interesting to understand that closely “As a producer I try to put a cultural light on the region while making a film” said the former Miss World whose father served the Indian Army During her early days Priyanka who was born in Jharkhand not only travelled across India but also to international places like Massachusetts and New York in the US Now that she is working in the American entertainment industry did that childhood exposure help “Since I was living there at a very impressionable age which was my teenage I was well versed with the culture As a kid I was very musical So I used to listen to a lot of American music I still do But I was not exposed to their entertainment industry” she said Soon she will be seen playing the antagonist – Victoria Leeds in the forthcoming Hollywood film “Baywatch” which also stars Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron Also read:Before Baywatch Dwayne Johnson sends a special message for PriyankaChopra Asked about the universal appeal and how relatable the character is she said: “We have not established where Victoria is from So that is very ambiguous There is a scene that unveils a little back story of the character where how she faced gender discrimination as a child and later became rich and powerful out of that angst” So is she from India “Well such situations ‘also’ happen in the Indian society but the story does not say that she is an Indian I am not giving away much about the character” she signed off For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related News Indian colts dished out their best hockey of the tournament so far against Australia but come Sunday?000, Rs 750 and Rs 500, Export earnings are a stable source of foreign exchange. 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