- "Women Empowerment and Gender Equality: Planet 50-50 by Promoting UN SDGs,the Global Agenda 2030"
2nd National conference on International Women’s Day with the theme “Women Empowerment and Gender Equality: Planet 50:50 by 2030”.
DEEDS has organised one day National Conference in collaboration with United Nation Information Centre (UNIC, New Delhi) and Yes We Can (youth welfare society), on 1st March, 2018 at V Royal Park Hotel, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh.
Mr Andrew Fleming, British Deputy High Commissioner has come as chief guest for the Conference and Mrs. Nalini Raghuraman, Political Economy Advisor for British Deputy High Commission, Mr. Rajiv Chandran, National Information Chief for UNIC, Dr. Priyadarshini Vijaisri, Centre for the study of developing societies, New Delhi, Ms. V.G.Bhooma, IRPS, DRM,Guntur Division, and Galla Jayadev, Member of Parliament, Guntur as Special Invitee Graced the occasion and addressed the gathering at the inaugural ceremony.
On the same day Mr. Galla Jayadev released the “REACH TO TEACH” programme Poster. This programme is to bring awareness and to create a platform for students to participate actively in promoting the SDG’s. In Andhra Pradesh, it is first of its kind to work on SDG’s directly in regional language.
Mr. Caleb, Joint Director, AP Social welfare, Mr.Samuel Jonathan, Principal Correspondent, The Hindu, Ms. Subbulakshmi Subramanyam, Founder, Arthem, Dr. Kathoon has addressed the gathering at the valedictory session. Faculty, Scholars and Students from different institutions.