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!