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Side Event in COP11 of UN Convention of Biological Diversity Hyderabad India International Convention Centre | 10 October 2012 | 18:15 - 19:45 Hours


The Grassroots Institutes takes active part and role to discourse on emerging issues and problems and hence papers, deliberations, presentations and perspectives are shared with wide range of audience in various workshops, conferences, seminars, symposia and meeting organized internationally and nationally. The following programs were thus attended by us.

International Conference on
India’s Development Strategy: Discourses on Past, Present and Future

5-6 March, 2013
Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia Central University, New Delhi

Marginalization, Rights and Development of Mountain Dalits:
Case of Himachal Pradesh
> Abstract

National Seminar on
Globalization and Socio-Cultural & Economic Concerns in North-West India

9-10 February 2013
PG Department of Sociology, D.A.V. College, Sec-10, Chandigarh – 160010

Globalization-Induced Marginalization of
Transhumant Nomadic Pastoralists in North-Western Himalayas
> Abstract

International Conference on Contemporary Debates in Public Policy and Management

7-9 February 2013
Kolkata, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta

International ABS Law for Access to Genetic Resources: Implications of PIC and MAT Provisions of Nagoya Protocol
> Abstract

Workshop on Governing Critical Uncertainties: Climate Change and Decision-Making in Transboundary River Basins

21-23 January 2013 in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Organized by Earth Governance Systems Project, Lund University, Sweden


New Challenges of Transboundary Water Conflicts and Climate Change for Governance of Indus River Basin

> Abstract           > Presentation

National Conference on Geography of Change: Contemporary Issues in Development, Environment and Society

11-12 January 2013
Department of Geography, K.G. Joshi College of Arts, Thane
Environmental and Social Impacts of Hydro-Electric Dams in Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh
> Abstract

The Sixth Biennial International Conference of Indian Association for Asian & Pacific Studies

December 17-19, 2012
University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India

Biodiplomacy in ICNP-2 Negotiations of Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit-Sharing
> Abstract

International Forestry and Environment Symposium 2012

November16th & 17th, 2012
Department of Forestry & Environmental Science
University of Sri Jayewardenepura
Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
Community Participation and Access to Benefit Sharing in Forest-Based Sustainable Ecotourism: Case of Seraj Valley and Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area of Himachal Pardesh, India
> Abstract

XVI North West Indian Sociological Association Conference
Culture, Politics and Ethnocity: Emerging Issues in North West India

November 23-24, 2012
SCVB Government College, Palampur (HP)
Diversity of Cultural Artefacts in Himachal Pradesh
> Abstract           > Presentation

Issues and Challenges of Artisans in Himachal Pradesh: Can we preserve the dying cultures and traditions?
> Abstract           > Presentation


International Seminar on Emerging Consumerism in
Context of Climate Change: Issues and Challenges

3-5 October, 2012 | Government College Chamba (HP)
Linkages of Green Consumerism with Agrobiodiversity Conservation in Himalayan Mountains
> Abstract             > Full Paper             > Presentation             > Report