By Goutam Shankar Das So, by the time you get to read this piece of print, you would have wished and been wished a billion ‘Happy New Year’ slogans or whatever you call them. Like all other preceding years, 2019 too passed into history with many golden moments and dark patches to gloat over in […]
Ponnampet (Coorg), Sept. 12: The first regional edition of Samvaad, a signature platform of Tata Steel’s engagement with tribal identity, was held at the College of Forestry, on September 9-10, 2019. It was attended by 78 participants representing 19 tribes across the states of Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Telangana and Karnataka.
The one-and-half day conclave was co-created with the Karnataka State Forest Tribes Student Youths Association, led by former Tribal Leadership Programme leaders. The organisation networks and mobilises forest-tribe students and connects them to higher-education opportunities.