Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD) on 09 January 2016 in Jakarta

Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD) on 09 January 2016 in Jakarta

0 1232
Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Indonesia

Celebrating Diaspora!
Held on 9th January every year, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas marks the contribution of overseas Indians in India’s development

The Government of India has decided to celebrate the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas (PBD) on 09 January 2016 in countries abroad with the participation of local Indian Diaspora. This is in addition to the PBD which has been celebrated annually in India. View the live webcast of the event in Delhi will be available, including Hon’ble External Affairs Minister’s keynote address. The event will begin at 1500 IST, and will be webcast at the following link – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMPvkFuDzRc. Once the event is over, the video will remain at the same link. Later in the day a higher resolution video which will also be available on the MEA’s Youtube Channel. FB: https://www.facebook.com/events/764145490358562/

Accordingly, the Embassy of India, Jakarta will be organizing an event on Saturday, 09 January 2016 at the Embassy’s Auditorium. RSVP at [email protected]

The event will cover the following themes:
(i) Role of Diaspora Community Organisations: The session will discuss the role of community organisations in resolving issues faced by Indian employees, including providing assistance to Indians in jail, repatriation of mortal remains, assisting Indians in distress, and other issues of relevance.
(ii) GOI Flagship programmes of Smart Cities, Renewable Energy, Make in India, Skill India: The Session will discuss ways and means of realizing the full potential of the involvement of Indian Diaspora in these programmes.
Tentative draft programme would be as follows:

1000-1030 hrs Registration
1030-1040 hrs Keynote address by Shri Manish, Charge d’Affaires
1040-1130 hrs Role of Diaspora Community Organisations:
– Presentation by the Embassy
– Address by panelists from the Indian Diaspora (Panelists to be identified)
– Discussion, Q&A

1130-1215 hrs GOI Flagship programmes of Smart Cities, Renewable Energy, Make in India, Skill India and Digital India:
– Presentation by the Embassy
– Address by panelists from the Indian Diaspora (Panelists to be identified)
– Discussion, Q&A
1215-1230 hrs Summing up and closing remarks
1230-1330 hrs Lunch

All members of the Indian community are requested to kindly attend the event and contribute to the discussions. Your valuable suggestions / recommendations will be forwarded to the concerned Ministries in India as policy inputs.

RSVP at [email protected]

Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Indonesia- Gandhiji

Subscribe to Newsletter

NO COMMENTS

Leave a Reply

*

*

*

3 × two =

*