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Model Governance Foundation is a non-partisan, non-profit and non-political organization working for good governance, smart governance, national integration, and communal harmony.

Our key areas of intervention are administrative reforms, legal awareness, public policy, and women empowerment. We organize events, conduct research and provide consultancy on key issues in governance, public policy and law.

The organization is headquartered in Lucknow and the pan-Indian team comprises of most promising college students and young professionals who bring their vibrant perspectives to the organization and are unified by the common vision of improving the future of our country.


Legal Status: Registered as a Public Charitable Trust under Indian Trusts Act, 1882.

Participant: United Nations Global Compact and United Nations Civil Society Network.


Democracy, good governance and modernity cannot be imported or imposed from outside a country. – Emile Lahud.