Democratic Innovation in India: Aruna Roy and Harsh Mander in Dialogue

Date: 

Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Ash Center, 124 Mount Auburn St., Suite 200-North, Cambridge.MA

A light lunch will be available

During this seminar, HKS Lecturer Ken Winston will join two of India’s leading advocates for citizens’ rights, Aruna Roy and Harsh Mander, in a discussion of democratizing and empowerment efforts in the world’s most populous democracy. Their topics will include efforts to strengthen participatory democratic processes and to aid minorities in overcoming the citizenship denials that routinely make up their difficult lives. Ms. Roy and Mr. Mander are founding members of the National Campaign for the People’s Right to Information.