“Caste – out of the shadows” – Conference: Make a statement!

By Sana Shah|August 5, 2015|Caste, Development, Gender, General, India, SSAI|0 comments

The SOAS South Asia Institute in cooperation with a group of NGOs is hosting a conference on the theme of caste to be held at SOAS on the 5th September 2015.

Make a statement!

The ‘Out of the Shadows’ conference aims to engage people from a range of development organisations in a debate on the significance of caste to poverty and development in the contemporary world. 

We are inviting conference participants to share thoughts on caste-based discrimination, poverty, and economic and social development by providing written statements in the pre-conference questionnaire below.

We would like to incorporate these statements, ideas and viewpoints into the conference discussions through electronic posting or wall-positing at the venue, and post-conference blogs.

In the form below we seek permission for such posting. Comments written on this form will not be shared without your permission. We encourage a free and open discussion on this important issue.

Pre-Conference Questionnaire.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Registration and further information:www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/caste-out-of-the-shadows/05sep2015–caste—out-of-the-shadows.html

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