“In the process of suppressing individual happiness over centuries, we have encouraged agents of hate, discrimination, and violence,” comments journalist Aekta Kapoor, moderating an online discussion promoting equality and harmony.
A Plethora of Interfaith, Intercultural Events this Month in India
Does the plethora of interfaith and intercultural events in February indicate a resurging respect for India’s pluralistic culture?
New models of power will come from the East: Political theorist Indra Adnan
UK-based political entrepreneur and futurist Indra Adnan says theorists in the West are looking to the East for sustainable models of organisation and community-building.
Train local nurse practitioners and physician assistants to handle primary healthcare in villages: Dr Thakor G. Patel
Dr Thakor G. Patel, retired captain of the US Navy’s medical corps and founder of the Sevak Project, is on a mission to train rural healthcare workers across four states in India.
“There’s a Direct Link Between Peace and Democratic Freedoms” – South Asian Peace Advocate Rita Manchanda
Author, peacebuilder and human-rights activist Rita Manchanda on the practical reasons to push for peace in the Subcontinent.
Pham Sanh Chau: “People-to-People Exchanges Help Build Lasting Peace”
While flagging off a new programme to encourage Vietnamese students to come to India, ambassador Pham Sanh Chau spoke on sustainable solutions for peace in South Asia.