India - Academicians and Activists search for an integral response to Displacement & Migration
A Jesuit run premier Business Management Institute, Xavier Institute of Management - Bhubaneswar (XIMB), Orissa, brought together academicians and 25 Jesuit social activists, including a Provincial for an international conference on Displacement and Migration from April 10-12, one of the 5 chosen priority issues for South Asia. The participants and academicians were from Mexico, South Africa, France, Japan, China and many other countries besides India. The conference, a first of its kind, helped the intellectuals, management personnel and grass root activists to reflect together and learn from each other and search for a common response. In their search, poor and the displaced people were the focus. Read more...