Financing Sustainable Urbanisation Projects in Maharastra

By | March 27th, 2017|Initiatives|0 Comments


The game is simple. Raise awareness. Get people to vote and win points. All you need is a social media account, some creativity and a bit of teamwork To score points for your team you need to create a social media post encouraging people to vote in the BMC elections. Be sure to [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Initiatives|0 Comments


Mumbai First in association with government of India and government of Maharashtra organized the BRICS friendship cities conclave 2016. The conclave is the first of its kind to be hosted here in Mumbai as well across the BRICS countries. The motive behind the conclave was to provide opportunities to share as well as hear [...]

By | July 18th, 2016|Initiatives|Comments Off on BRICS FRIENDSHIP CITIES CONCLAVE 2016

Coastal Road

June 6 was a red letter day in Indo-Dutch relationship. On the side-lines of a Seminar on Dutch view on Infrastructure development and delivery, hosted by Mumbai First, the Governments of Maharashtra and the Netherlands signed a Memorandum and Joint Declaration of Dutch support for the Coastal Road project of Mumbai. Chief Minister of [...]

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Mumbai First and Making A Difference (M.A.D) have come together to beautify the suburban Railway Stations of Mumbai. This is an initiative in collaboration with the western Railway and Central Railway. The Beautification programme, called ‘Hamara Station Hamari Shaan’ is part of a voluntary initiative called Daan Utsav, and would be executed from October [...]

By | July 17th, 2016|Initiatives|Comments Off on HAMARA STATION HAMARI SHAAN


Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) have accelerated economic growth and propelled a wave of engagements that have touched human lives; changing the way communities interact, increasing opportunities for livelihood and crossing the barriers of inequitable growth. ICTs have taken up such pre-eminence in our everyday lives, that we now have access to a bank [...]

By | July 10th, 2016|Initiatives|Comments Off on DIGITAL LITERACY


The Department of Empowerment of persons with disabilities (DEPeD), Minister of social Justice and Empowerment has formulated the “Accessible India Campaign (Sugamaya Bharat Abhyan)” as a nation-wide flagship campaign for achieving universal accessibility for persons with disabilities. Mumbai First has been associated officially with the program as a “Knowledge and Implementation Partner “in [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|Initiatives|Comments Off on THE ONBOARD PROJECT


India, like many other developing nations, is undergoing rapid and large-scale change, which is inevitably creating many challenges. Perhaps the most significant transformation is the growing urbanization of the country. A very large number of people are migrating from rural to urban areas, and many parts of the country near urban centres are [...]

By | July 7th, 2016|Initiatives|Comments Off on MUMBAI TRANSPORT INFORMATION SYSTEM (MTIS)


Mumbai First along with the global consultancy firm McKinsey helped the government of Maharashtra set up “War Room”. The war room headed by Chief Minister of Maharashtra consists of senior bureaucrats and representatives of civil society. The war room focuses exclusively on fast- tracking top projects for Mumbai and the state and remove all the [...]

By | July 5th, 2016|Initiatives|Comments Off on WAR ROOM


In 2003, at the request of Mumbai First (then Bombay Frist) and with the concurrence of the Government of Maharashtra, McKinsey & Company Undertook a study on Mumbai and the problems the city faces. This resulted in the ‘Vision Mumbai’ document which laid out a blueprint for Mumbai to transform itself into a world- [...]

By | July 3rd, 2016|Initiatives|Comments Off on VISION MUMBAI (40 YEAR CONCEPT PLAN FOR MMR)