Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Samvad Launch Event

Friday 17:30 at Room no. 1, Ground Floor, New Academic Block

We welcome the entire EFLU community to the launch of Samvad, a gender forum at 5.30 pm on Friday, 14 Oct 2011 at Room no. 1, New Academic Block. 

1. Installation cum exhibition Launch of Samvad 
2. Talk by Prof. K Lalita 
3.Talk by Dr. Madhumita Sinha 
4. Documentary screening 

About Our Guest Speaker: Dr. K. Lalita is a Member of the Anveshi Executive Committee. She has been associated with the women’s movement in Hyderabad since the 1970s. She was a founder member of Progressive Organisation of Women (POW) and one of the key organisers of Stree Shakti Sanghatana from the mid-70s to mid-80s. She was also a founder member and the first Coordinator of Anveshi between 1985-1996. Dr. Lalita is on the advisory boards of many local and national civil society groups: Godavari Vedika, Civil Society Dialogue on Godavari River Mid-Basin for Exploring Ways of Effective Utilization of Waters, Andhra Pradesh, since 2003; Institutional Ethical Committee, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), since 2003; Yugantar: A Voice for Concerned Dissent and Deepening Democracy; Mahila Sanatkar, 2001-2003; Mahila Samakhya, Government of India, 1997-2001; Executive Council, Andhra Pradesh Mahila Samatha, 1997-2001; Advisory Committee, Bhumika. She was the South Asia Coordinator for the project on Gender, Citizenship, Governance, at Royal Tropical Institute, The Netherlands, 1999-2002. 

We look forward to your active participation. All are invited!

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