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Democratic Dialogue on Post NRC Scenario in Assam

Democratic Dialogue on Post NRC Scenario in Assam

Studio Nilima in a joint initiative with Axom Xahitya Xabha and Nanda Talukdar Foundation organised a democratic dialogue between various civil society stakeholders on the post National Register of Citizens (NRC) scenario in Assam. The roundtable titled "Assam after NRC: Quest for Knowledge" was held on August 25, 2019 at Bhagawati Prasad Barua Bhawan at Guwahati, Assam and was attended by 23 stakeholders and experts.  Moderated by Mr. Nilay Dutta, President, Studio Nilima and Mr. Mrinal Talukdar, Secretary, Nanda Talukdar Foundation, the event saw a cross section of unanimous and divergent opinions on issues such as law and order implications after the publication of National Register of Citizens (NRC), detention procedures, rights of the indigenous.. Read More
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Conference of the International Association of Genocide Scholars (IAGS)

Conference of the International Association of Genocide Scholars (IAGS)

Two of our team members, Abantee Dutta and Anubhab Atreya, presented a working paper titled “Preventing Genocide? Contemplating the Role of the Supreme Court of India” at the 14th Biennial Conference of the International Association of Genocide Scholars (IAGS) at Phnom Penh, Cambodia on July 14-19, 2019.  The International Association of Genocide Scholars is a global, interdisciplinary, non-partisan organisation that seeks to further research and teaching about the nature, causes and consequences of genocide, and advance policy studies on genocide prevention. The theme of the conference was “Rethinking Genocide Studies and Prevention”. The objective was to identify those cases and issues which had not been examined sufficiently or left unexplored.. Read More