The Balvikas wing has organized for a discourse and interactive discussion at our center on Sunday the 3rd of April 2011 when there will be an opportunity to reflect upon the universal values of Truth, Peace, Love, Right Action and Non-violence. The duration of the event will be for about an hour’s time from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Focus of the discussion will be on behavioral issues, student-teacher-parent well-being using examples and enquiries.
The Speaker: Dr. Balakrishna Pisupati
Dr. Balakrishna Pisupati is currently living in Nairobi and works as the Chief of United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Biodiversity, Land and Governance Programme. Previously he worked as the Head of Biodiplomacy Programme at United Nations University in Japan and Head of Asia Programme for the World Conservation Union in Sri Lanka. He has advised several governments and organisations on human development including to UNDP, UNESCO and others. He has published more than 30 books and over 85 articles on a range of issues ranging from education for development, environmental policy to poverty reduction.
This will be an ideal opportunity for parents and teachers to participate and get benefited. Tea will be served at the conclusion of the event.