Call for Speakers: Conversations’18, Youth & Media Conclave by Amnesty International @ Delhi: Apply by Aug 1

Amnesty International India invites applications for Conversations’ 2018 – a Youth and Media Conclave to be held in New Delhi.

‘Conversations 2018’ is a conclave that brings together leaders and change-makers from across the nation to discuss human rights issues that are relevant to contemporary India:

  1. Confronting the threat posed by online violence against women
  2. Gender identity and Bollywood: Stereotyping LGBTI people in film
  3. Communal violence and communal harmony in contemporary India
  4. Shrinking space for dissent: Freedom of expression in the time of hyper-nationalism
  5. Restoring trust in the era of “fake news”
  6. Media ownership and its impact on editorial independence.

At this conclave, we will discuss the participation of youth and the role of media in promoting human rights and generate a dialogue with a panel of experts.

Six outstanding young speakers will get an opportunity to be on the panels and share their perspectives on the selected themes.

Eligibility

  1. Must be in the 18 – 30 years age group.
  2. Demonstrable interest and experience in the relevant theme of discussion

How to apply

If you wish to be a speaker, please send your CV to [email protected] with the subject title ‘Conversations 18 Speaker’ and fill in the form on this page.

Contact

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