Archives

February 22, 2018

Population Aging : Policies, Role of Family and Agency of the State led by Dr. Sushree Panigrahi, Fellow, RGICS and Ms. Jagriti Gangopadhyay , Senior research Associate, RGICS

October 15, 2016

Conference on Surrogacy led by Ms. Barkha Deva, Associate Director, RGICS and Dr. Sushree Panigrahi , Fellow , RGICS

January 23, 2016

Seminar on “The Global Experience of Local Government and its Implications for India” in collaboration of Indian Social Institute. Discussion was on a book by Prof. Jean-Paul Faguet of the London School of Economics. Participants were:

Ms Rashmi Shukla Sharma, MoPR, GoI;
Dr George Mathew, Institute of Social Sciences;
Prof. Om Prakash Mathur, Institute of Social Sciences,
Prof Sudha Pai,
Ms Sarada G Muraleedharan, Capacity-building, MoPR;
Ms Chavvi Rajawat, Sarpanch, Rajasthan;
Ms Anjali Bhardwaj, Social activist;
Ms Meenakshi Natarajan,
Ms Atishi Marlena, Adviser to the Delhi (NCT) Government

November 6-7, 2015

Nehru Conference- No Peace Without Freedom; No Freedom without Peace

On 125th birth anniversary of Shri. Jawaharlal Nehru, RGICS organised a two days National Conference on the theme “No Peace Without Freedom; No Freedom without Peace: Securing Nehru’s Legacy and India’s Future: Agenda for Action”. The Conference was organized as panel discussions on the five cornerstone values of the Republic i.e. 1.Freedom 2. Equality 3. Democracy 4. Justice & 5. Secularism

May 27, 2014

Seminar on "Renewing India's Commitment to Jawaharlal Nehru's Vision", to commemorate the 125th Birth anniversary / 50th year of his passing of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru

October 30, 2013

Conference on “Social Movement in Contemporary Studies led by Dr. Sushree Panigrahi , Fellow, RGICS

September 5, 2013

Conference on Rights Based Approach to Human Development: Issues and challenges of policy-making led by Prof Ashok Acharya, Delhi University and Dr. Sushree Panigrahi, Fellow, RGICS

July 26, 2013

Conference on Region and Regionalism: Issues & Concerns led by Prof Bhupinder Zutsi ,JNU and Dr. Rakhee Bhattacharya , Fellow, RGICS

February 22-23, 2013

Conference on Research Project- “Internal Migration in Contemporary Studies”. Led by Prof Deepak Misra, JNU

February 8-9, 2013

Two days conference on Balanced Regional Development: Challenges and Way Forward’ led by Dr. Rakhee Bhattacharya , Fellow, RGICS

January 29, 2013

Cutting Edge Event: “Future of Internet: 1.2.BILLION EMPOWERED INDIANS” by Vint. G. Cerf, Vice President & Chief Internet Evangelist for Internet, Google

December 17, 2012

Cutting Edge event “”Aerial Robot Swarms: Technology That Will Shape The Future” by Prof. Vijay Kumar

Prof. Vijay Kumar addressed a large audience on the technological advances made in the field of robotics. He also made a visual presentation of how the idea of aerial swarms was developed in laboratories. He spoke about India and how it also has the expertise in terms of academicians who are working in the area of robotics but more needs to be done as robotics has tremendous potential

November 9-10, 2012

International Conference on “Mapping the adverse consequences of sex selection and gender imbalance: Findings and policy implication”.

Researchers from China, USA and Sweden led by Prof Ravinder Kaur, IIT, Delhi and Dr. Sushree Panigrahi, Fellow, RGICS

August 7, 2012

State, Culture and Human Imaginations: A public conversation between Prof. Ashis Nandy and Prof. Hamid Dabashi

A public conversation was held between Prof. Ashis Nandy and Prof. Hamid Dabashi on the seventh of August, 2012. It was also telecast on the web.

October 19, 2011

RGICS 20th Anniversary Lecture Delivered by Prof. Thomas Pogge on 'Globalization Justice & Rights'

Prof. Thomas Pogge, Leitner Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs at Yale University; Director of the Yale Global Justice Program; and one of the world’s leading contemporary political philosophers delivered the anniversary lecture. Prof. Kasuhik Basu, Chief Economic Advisor, Ministry of Finance was the discissamt. Prof. G Mohan Gopal, Director, RGICS delivered the welcome address, followed by the Chair, Shri Rahul Gandhi, M.P. and Trustee of Rajiv Gandhi Foundation (RGF)

The Trishanku Nation : Memory, Self and Society in Contemporary India, by Prof. Deepak Kumar, Zakir Hussain Centre for Educational Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Glimpses of Socio-Political Issues from North-East India, Dr. Sanjoy Hazarika, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, New Delhi

Nachni Tradition in West Bengal and Jharkhand, Dr. Urmimala Sarkar Munsi, Centre for Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi