Sambodhi - an initiative catering to research and allied service needs of the social sector for design and development of state-of-art knowledge ware products and provision of knowledge-based services is organising a training programme for trainers! Programme title: ‘Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Projects’ Duration: 3 days, From 27th to 29th August 2008 Venue: New Delhi The aim of the training programme is to augment the knowledge and skills of operational-level and middlelevel functionaries in various developmental organisations involved in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) functions. Specifically, the training is aimed at: Providing conceptual clarity for facilitating better understanding of Stakeholder Centric Monitoring and Evaluation approaches
University of Delhi Lecture Series Public Lecture by Professor Ayesha Jalal (Tufts University, USA) on Jihad as Ethics, Jihad as War Monday, 4th August, 2008 Time: 4.00 P.M. Venue: The University Convention Hall (Vice-Chancellor's Office) R.S.V.P. 27667066 Source
Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML), in collaboration with Har-Anand Publications invites interested citizens to a discussion on Prof. Bipan Chandra's book, Communalism in Modern India (Revised Edition) on 4th August 2008 at 6 PM Download Invitation
Sambodhi - an initiative catering to research and allied service needs of the social sector for design and development of state-of-art knowledge ware products and provision of knowledge-based services is organising a training programme for trainers! Programme title: Basic & Advanced Data Analysis using SPSS Duration: From 15th to 18th July 2008 Venue: New Delhi The training is aimed at informing and capacitating practitioners and researchers to the use of SPSS for informed decision-making. This will be the eighth offering of this module. Sambodhi’s previous programmes in this series have been subscribed by personnel from leading development organizations and projects including Action Aid, APMAS, BBC WST, CARE India, CRY, EHA, IFAD, MPRLP, Naandi Foundation, Oxfam GB, SKS
Balipara Tract & Frontier Foundation, in collaboration with The Climate Project-India (TCP-I), Delhi Greens, Kids for Tiger/Sanctuary Magazine and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) proudly invite you to a panel discussion with the eminent Lester R. Brown, President and Founder of the Earth Policy Institute, a Washington, D.C. based independent environmental research organization - on "PLAN B" AND YOUNG INDIA. Event Details: Date: 13th June, 2008 Time: 10.30 AM to 1.00 PM Venue: Nehru Memorial Museum & Library (NMML), Teen Murti Bhawan The panel discussion will be a real opportunity to get insights from a man who has been at the forefront of environmental activism. Accompanying Mr. Brown will be the much inspiring, Bittu Sahgal, Editor of Sanctuary Magazine.
Swechha and Nokia Siemens Networks together present the Yamunotsav 2008 which seeks to catalyze this very process through a confluence of Environment, Art and Innovation. It is an occasion to bring together environment enthusiasts, artists, bureaucrats, media, corporate houses, civil society leaders, friends and patrons to acknowledge and celebrate the powerful combination of people's enthusiasm and energy, mixed with the knowledge and potential of the civil society leaders, and wisdom on issues of environment. The event would commence with a Debut performance by Phi(re), a young band from Vasant Valley School followed by the launch of Green the Gap – a one stop shop for environment friendly goods, services, and solutions. Amidst re-creating an aura of music, trees and thoughts, Y
The Oceanic Group (TOG), a non profit society with special focus on awareness building on Environment & Health issues had launched an Interactive Seminar Series (Bimonthly) on Climate Change (CC) on 4 June 2007 in collaboration with the India Habitat Centre (IHC). The 1st Annual Seminar, the sixth seminar in the series will be held on the 4 June, 2008 at 6.30 pm at the Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre. The theme of the seminar is 'Action on Climate Change' Mr Deepak Mukherjee, Head, Corporate Affairs, Shell India will be the Distinguished Speaker. Mr Ashok Sharma, award winning journalist will be another prominent speaker and will also be the moderator. Date: 4 June, 2008 Time: 6.30 pm Venue: Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Center, New Delhi, INDIA A short film, A F
The Coalition for Environment and Development (CED) and South Asian Dialogues on Ecological Democracy (SADED) cordially invite you to a dialogue in the series on Sustainable Cultures - Cultures of Sustainability: Dialogues on the Future of Low Ecological Footprint Communities. Mr. Vijay Pratap will introduce the theme of the dialogue. Ms. Rajni Bakshi will initiate the discussion by presenting the main arguments of her book: 'An Economics for Well Being'. Mr. Harsh Mandar will chair the session. Event Background: In May 2008 Coalition for Environment and Development, Finland launched a nine-month project under the title CULTURES OF SUSTAINABILITY - SUSTAINABILITY OF CULTURES: Dialogues on the Future of Low Ecological Footprint Communities.The aim of the project is to find w...
Delhi Greens in collaboration with LEAD India, Fountain of Development Research & Action (FODRA), Nehru Memorial Museum & Library (NMML), The Climate Project - India (TCP-I), South Asian Youth Environment Network (SAYEN)/ United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), Center for Environment Education, and in partnership with the YP Foundation invites all concerned citizens of Delhi to the Delhi Youth Summit on Climate (DYSoC) 2008. Event Details: Dates: May 28th and 29th, 2008 Time: 9.30 am onwards Venue: Teen Murti Bhawan The two-day summit aims to bring together the youth of Delhi (Class 12th - 30 Years) to discuss, debate, share concerns and find innovative, out-of-the-box solutions to the pressing problems being faced by Delhi, which will only worsen in the wake of clima
On January 12, 2008, Padmashree Dr. Anil Joshi along with eleven-member team that included members from 18 to 60 year olds, set on a bicycle Yatra from Kanyakumari to Dehradun to learn first hand about the problems of the farmers and to gather their views and opinion. The Yatra passed through the states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi before reaching Uttarakhand on March l6. This Agri Yatra (on bicycle) covered around 3,800 Km across 65 districts and around 7,000 villages. The Yatra team comprised social activists, students and farmers in the age group of 18 to 60 years and met over one-lakh farmers during the journey. The Yatra team has extensively surveyed the regions visited and it has recorded the vie...