The Summit will be held over three days, 17th, 18th and 19th of February 2012.
Papers, presentations and resource materials will be available in due course.
Chief Minister, Deputy Chief Minister, Director, Principal Secretary, Member Secretary, Secretary
Institute for Human Development NIDM Building , IIPA Campus IP Estate, Mahatma Gandhi Marg New Delhi-110002
About the Summit
In recent years the State of Bihar has been in the news for its success in accelerating growth and strengthening institutions to support economic development and public welfare. Yet many challenges remain if the continuing problems of poverty and backwardness are to be overcome. In order to contribute to debate and action in the State, the Institute for Human Development (IHD), The Bihar Foundation and Asian Development Research Institute (ADRI) are organizing a Global Summit for all those committed to the cause of development in Bihar.
The Summit will be held over three days, 17, 18 and 19 of February, 2012.
Day 1 (17 February) in the forenoon will comprise pre-conference events such as film screenings, literary readings, and presentations by Local NGO’s & entrepreneurs and presentations by researchers on Bihar development.
- Film Screening
- Literary Reading
- NGO forum
- Presentation by local enterprises of their products
- Presentation by researchers on Bihar Development
Plenary 2: Transforming Bihar: Achievements, Opportunities and Challenges
- Presentation of the Summit background paper
- Government’s presentation of achievements
- Addresses by two panelists
- Short open debate
Thematic Parallel Workshops: Session 3
- Strengthening institutions for inclusive and
- Ushering in a socio-cultural renaissance
- Expanding knowledge and research for