Conversation on Knowing, Feeling and Doing
Art Culture Society / Lectures & Meetings

Conversation on Knowing, Feeling and Doing

SRISTI & The Honey Bee Network invite for an Open Conversation on  Knowing, Feeling and Doing Saturday, 29th June, 10am The event is  part  of  the Imagine Fiesta Initiative organised by Imagination for People, a world wide community to detect and support creative people. With the expansion of knowledge around a variety of issues, it is natural for … Continue reading

SRISTI Summer School 2013 taking off
Children / Innovation / Lectures & Meetings

SRISTI Summer School 2013 taking off

The summer school through techpedia.in triggered by GIAN through SRISTI and with the help of NIF and ILO on fabricating devices for eliminating child labour, enhancing the income of  parents, and increasing safety in their work entered its third day. On Tuesday, many of the participants  carried bricks, (one boy carried 168 bricks), washed tea cups at tea dhaba, met cobblers, worked with … Continue reading

APPLY NOW – Summer School for Designing Technological Innovations for the Elimination of Child Labour
Children / Innovation / Lectures & Meetings

APPLY NOW – Summer School for Designing Technological Innovations for the Elimination of Child Labour

Techpedia.in at SRISTI organises a SUMMER SCHOOL of three week duration in Ahmedabad from 10th to 30th June 2013. We invite students, engineering graduates, professionals, designers, informal sector experts, fabricators and faculty members to participate in designing and implementing selected innovations and develop working models for the elimination of child labour. The Honey Bee Network, … Continue reading

World Indigenous Network Conference 2013, Darwin, Australia
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World Indigenous Network Conference 2013, Darwin, Australia

More than 1200 activists, professionals, community representatives, elders, herders, academics and students from 55 countries got together in Darwin, part of Larrakia Country, to exchange, explore and embed their concern about the cultural erosion of knowledge of elders and about how to tap the curiosity of young people to preserve and persist with what should … Continue reading

SRISTI – Workshop on the Elimination of Child Labour through Technological Change
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SRISTI – Workshop on the Elimination of Child Labour through Technological Change

Today SRISTI explores in a workshop with experts technological ideas and innovations  for the elimination of child labour. In this initiative that is carried out in cooperation with ILO, we are trying three alternative approaches: a.       Eliminate the demand of child labour by substituting the task in which children are engaged by mechanical or other technological processes. It … Continue reading