Bangalore Political Action Committee (B.PAC) is a non-partisan citizen's group that aims to improve governance in Bengaluru and to enhance the quality of life of every Bengalurean. B.PAC is specifically targeting good governance practices, integrity and transparency in all arms of the government, improving the quality of infrastructure in the city and identification as well as support of strong candidates for public office at all levels. Ultimately, creating a safer city where the rule of law is ensured for its residents as highlighted in B.PAC's Bengaluru charter and agenda.
Guided by the aim to make Bengaluru a world class metropolis, B.PAC works on training aspiring civic leaders, promoting participatory democracy, advocating women & child safety, driving smarter and effective regulations, city mobility, environmental protection & heritage awareness. The following are the list of programs/initiatives B.PAC conducts to achieve its mission and vision.
Civic Leadership Incubator Program
B.CLIP is our flagship initiative where we select, train and support talented individuals who wish to transform their city by contesting in the municipal corporation elections.
Participatory Democracy Program
B.ENGAGED is a program designed to create engaged citizenry and serves as a bridge between citizens, elected representatives & civic bodies for promoting good governance.
Women & Child Safety Program
B.SAFE is a program committed to advocating the safety of women and children at workplaces, educational institutions, public spaces and transportation.
Environmental Sustainability Program
B.GREEN helps in creating awareness about the growing environmental concerns and combat them through sustainable solutions.
Regulatory Affairs, Research and Advocacy Program
B.ACCOUNTABLE is a program designed to promote research and advocacy in civic areas which enables open data and information dissemination to citizens.
Sustainable Mobility For All
B.MOBILE is an initiative that works on research, policy advocacy & stakeholder awareness in the areas of sustainable mobility, shared/pooled mobility, non-motorised transit, para transit including related planning and infrastructure needs.
Heritage & Culture Conservation Program
B.PROUD program encourages citizen participation in conservation of the city's culture and heritage.
B.PAC related news, events, activities & stories.
B.PAC released the Bengaluru Citizen Perception Poll Report, which contains findings gathered from 8,405 responses across 186 wards from 8 BBMP zones.
B.PAC and CGI releases B.SAFE Constituency Public Place Safety Audit Report of Mahadevapura and Malleshwaram Constituencies
Livelihood Cyclists Survey
B.PAC’s COVID Relief Response in Bengaluru during the COVID-19 pandemic
B.PAC with CGI, organized a virtual launch of B.SAFE Constituency
B.PAC launches the Bengaluru Sustainability Manifesto: A visionary initiative for a greener Bengaluru by 2030
Re-visioning a green Bengaluru for 2030
Bengaluru As On Pen & Paper
B.PAC and Uber release the 'Sustainable Mobility for Bengaluru' report
B.PAC submitted strong objections to KERC about BESCOM’s tariff hike proposal
Bengaluru Forward: Mobility and Infrastructure, a panel discussion
Aralikatte Charchegalu – Increasing Greening in Bangalore by 2030
Mane Maneyalli Mannina Ganapa
Launch of Green Ambassador Program and release of B.PAC Guidebook for colleges to become zero waste campus
Increasing Bengaluru’s Green Cover by Creating Mini Urban Forest in Seegehalli
Bengaluru gets the next batch of civic leaders who pledge to transform the city.
B.PAC and Uber come together to work on sustainable mobility initiatives for Bengaluru
"Today's Women for A Better Tomorrow", a program for B.CLIP women civic leaders
Panel Discussion on 'Women in Public Policy and Politics'
B.PAC's study on 'Analysis of Participation of Women in Politics: A Case study of Karnataka State'
Field Visit To Adamya Chetana Trust
CEO Karnataka in association B.PAC launches the BoB website and conducted a workshop on BAGs
Launch of Voter Information Center in ELCIA