Talk cum interactive session on ‘Women Power in Our World: Live Experiences’ was held on 15th March 2014.
Asavari Kulkarni – Commercial Photographer, Asha Arondekar – Businesswoman, Biju S Naik – Asst. Director (Admn.), Directorate of Industries, Trade and Commerce, Meena H N Goltekar – Director, Directorate of Women and Child Development, Nirmala Sawant – former Minister of Power, Pratima Dhond – Chairperson, Women’s Co-operative Bank Ltd., Sachika Almeida – Founder, Nritya Sankul, Sandhya Kamat – Director, Directorate of Tribal Welfare, Sunita Sawant – Police Inspector, Goa Police, Ujwala Achrekar – Co-owner, Rustic Farm, Victoria Fernandes – former Minister of Agriculture and Vidya Shet Tanawade – Chairperson, Goa State Commission for Women shared their experiences. The session was hosted by Jyoti Kunkolienkar, Writer, Actor, Director. Photo Gallery | Media Coverage
Cmde (Retd.) C Uday Bhaskar, India’s leading experts on national and international security and strategic affairs delivered a lecture on ‘India’s Maritime Security: Challenges And Opportunities’ on 15th March 2014. The session was chaired by Admiral (Retd.) Sureesh Mehta PVSM, AVSM – Former Chief of Indian Navy and Chairman- National Maritime Foundation. Photo Gallery | Media Coverage | Watch Video
Uttējana – Encouragement, poetry recital (in Konkani) by poetesses Apurva Gaitonde, Arti Dinkar, Harsha Shetye, Kalika Bapat, Kavita Borkar, Neeta Torne, Nutan Sakhardande, Priyanka Parab, Radha Bhave, Rekha Rao, Roopa Kosambe, Shakuntala Bharne, Tejashree Prabhugaonkar, Vandana Naik and Vinda Kakodkar was held on 14th March 2014.
Dr. Vinaykumar Raikar – Gynaecologist, Raikar Nursing Hospital, Panaji delivered a talk on Menopause.
Untold Stories – A 50 minute solo performance written and enacted by Bharati Kapadia was held on 12th March 2014. Photo Gallery
Phenomenal Women: A poetry performance by Astri Ghosh, accompanied by Carlos Gracias was held on 11th March 2014. Watch Video
Lecture cum interactive session on ‘Good Governance: Multiple Strands of Feminism in India’ by Mr. P S Bawa (Retd. IPS), Former Chairman of Transparency International India was held on 10th March 2014.
Wiki Women’s Workshop was organized on 9th March 2014 to mark the International Women’s Day. The idea was to get more women aware about Wikipedia and Wikimedia projects. Photo Gallery