Debatt om utviklingsmessige utfordringer på landsbygda i India, og visning av filmen "Walls and the Tiger"

Indologisk studentforening, FIAN, Oslo Dokumentarkino og Asianettverket inviterer til debatt om utviklingsmessige utfordringer på landsbygda i India, og visning av filmen "Walls and the Tiger."

(The debate and film will be in English.)

Debatt:
Ravi Kumar, grasrotaktivist, FIAN Andhra Pradesh:
"Why Should We Look Closer at the Suicide Rates Among Farmers in India?"

Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Asianettverket:

"What are India's SEZs and why are they so unpopular?"

Jostein Jakobsen, Senter for utvikling og miljø:
"How Does the Agrarian Crisis Impact India's Local Farmers?"

Vi kjører debatt 17.00-17.30 og viser deretter dokumentaren "Walls and the Tiger" av Sushma Kallam.

Arrangementet varer til ca. kl. 19:00. Debatten og filmen er på engelsk. (The debate and film will be in English.) Vi byr på snacks og drikke


Om Ravi Kumar:

Mr. Ravi Kumar is from India and has worked in the development sector for more than a decade. In addition to now working on farmers’ suicides, he has been involved in monitoring atrocities that dalits experience in Andhra Pradesh, India.

Ravi has studied Sociology and Human Rights in India, and has also attended Human Rights courses at the Institute for Human Rights in Strasbourg, France.

A supporter of a human rights based approach, Ravi has worked with empowering local communities to claim their rights and to advocate for the right to adequate food. He has been involved with FIAN since 2003 and is now the President of FIAN Andhra Pradesh.

Arrangør

Indologisk studentforening, FIAN, Oslo Dokumentarkino og Asianettverket
Emneord: Asia, asianettverket, asiaforskning, India
Publisert 28. aug. 2015 15:44 - Sist endret 2. sep. 2015 14:07