Samvaad is a series of discussion revolving around different dimensions of urbanism and communities. CURE believes in inter-disciplinary action towards creating sustainable communities. CURE's work encompasses different dimensions of community for which CURE draws specialized expertise from various sectors and knowledge pools. This is also reflected in the choice of speakers for Samvaad who throw light on different perspectives of development and its impact especially on the marginalized groups.
Waste Management in Indian Cities.
Speaker: Dr. Shyamala Mani, Professor, National Institute of Urban Affairs, New Delhi.
Constitutionalism, public policy and public reasoning.
Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) Radhakanta Barik, Senior Fellow,Indian Council of Social Science Research and Retd. Professor, Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.
Celebrating public spaces of India.
Speaker: Mrs. Archana Gupta, Architect and Director, The Foundation of The Indian Cities (TFIC).
Understanding Biodiversity - Yamuna Biodiversity Park
Speaker: Dr. Faiyaz, Mr. Faisal, Mr. Sameer and Mr. Pranjal ( our amazing guide for the walk ).
Bheries or Wetlands of East Kolkata
Speaker: Mr. Alok Dasgupta, Team Leader, Technical Cell, CURE Growing up in East kolkata amidst Bheries, was one of the fond memories that Mr. Alok has.
Gender in the context of Ancient India
Speaker: Prof. Jaya Tyagi, Department of History, University of Delhi & Director, Women's Studies and Development Centre, University of Delhi Prof.
IRC Faecal Sludge Management Tool
Speakers: Ms. Ingeborg Krukkert, Sanitation and Hygiene Specialist, Lead Asia Program, IRC, Ms. Ruchika Shiva, Country Coordinator, IRC and Mohd. Shehfar, Technical Expert, Water and Sanitation, India Country Program, IRC.
Spatial (in) justices: Evidences from Delhi.
Speaker: Mr. Aditya Ajith, Urban Planner, CURE.
Agra Rainwater Harvesting and Community Processes
Speaker: Mr. Siddharth Pandey, Social Sector Specialist and Program Manager, CURE.
Do we know our communities: Anand Parbat story
Speaker: Mr. Prakhar Nigam, Project Co-ordinator, CURE.
Do we know our communities: Dharampura Camp story.
Speaker: Ms. Megha Gupta, Project Coordinator, CURE Dharampura Camp.
Gender Roles in Sanitation.
Speaker: Ms. Suneeta Dhar, Advisor, JAGORI CURE developed a questionnaire for gender study at Savda Ghevra, Delhi.