To mark the 25th anniversary of India’s economic reforms and to understand how life was before the reforms Centre for Civil Society is launching a portal www.IndiaBefore91.in to crowd source stories from citizens across the nation.
Almost half of India is born after 1991 economic reforms.
To make sure that they understand the lessons of history, India Before 1991 will document stories about life under the license raj from across the country. By contrast it will also highlight the positive impact of the reforms.
Our panelists for the event are:
Mr Jairam Ramesh, Former Minister of Rural Development;
Dr Arvind Virmani, Economic Mentor, FICCI & Former Chief Economic Advisor, GOI
Dr A Didar Singh- Secretary General, FICCI
Dr Parth J Shah- Founder President, Centre for Civil Society
Mr Praveen Chakravarty, Eisenhower Fellow & Angel Investor (Moderator)
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI ) is a partner for this project and will be supporting the launch of the portal.
Date: Saturday, 30 January 2016
Venue: 1 Federation House, Tansen Marg, New Delhi
Time: 11:00 am -1:00 pm (followed by lunch)