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Emerging Economies Research Dialogue Review – cum – brainstorming workshop
March 21, 2011
New Delhi, India
Welcome and Introduction Welcome: Dr. Partho Shome, Director & CE, ICRIER, New Delhi, India
Opening Remarks: Dr. Stephen McGurk, Director, Regional Office for South Asia and China, IDRC, Canada
Session I: Agriculture, Food Security and Livelihood
Moderator: Prof. Abhijit Sen, Member, Planning Commission, Government of India, New Delhi, India
Lead panelist: Prof. Antonio Yunez Naude, Director, Centro de Estudios Económicos, El Colegio de México, Mexico
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Panelists: Prof. Antônio Márcio Buainain, Professor of Economics, Instituto de Economia, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Sao Paulo, Brazil

Prof. S. Mahendra Dev, Director, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai, India

Open Discussion

Session II: Technology and Innovation
Moderator: Dr. Y.S. Rajan, Dr. Vikram Sarabhai Distinguished Professor, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) HeadquartersBengaluru, India
Lead panelist: Mr. Anjan Das, Senior Director, Knowledge and Innovation Initiatives, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), New Delhi, India
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Panelists: Prof. Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Director, Monitoring and Research Division, UN-HABITAT and Professorial Fellow, UNU-MERIT, Nairobi, Kenya

Prof. Rajah Rasiah, Faculty of Economics and Administration, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 

Dr. Rajeswari Raina, Scientist, National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS-CSIR), New Delhi, India

Open Discussion 

Session III: Energy, Environment and Climate Change
Moderator: Dr. Partho Shome, Director & CE, ICRIER, New Delhi, India
Lead speaker: Prof. Jose Roberto Moreira, Brazilian Reference Center on Biomass, Institute of Electrotechnology and Energy, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Panelists: Dr. Ligia Noronha, Director, Resources and Global Security Division, TERI, New Delhi, India

Dr. Prodipto Ghosh, Distinguished fellow, TERI, New Delhi, India

Prof. Jayanta Bandyopadhyay, Professor, Centre for Development and Environmental Policy, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, Kolkata, India  

Open Discussion

Session IV: Health
Moderator: Prof. K. Srinath Reddy, President, Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), New Delhi, India
Lead speaker: Prof. Claudio Sapelli, Instituto de Economia, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
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Panelists: Ms. Meenakshi DattaGhosh, Former Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj and Former Principal Adviser, Health, Nutrition and Family Welfare, Planning Commission, Government of India, New Delhi

Dr. K. Sujatha Rao, Former Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi, India.

Open Discussion

Concluding Session [Download]
Moderator: Prof. Anwarul Hoda, Chair Professor, Trade Policy and WTO Research Programme, ICRIER, New Delhi, India
  Discussion of visiting panelists and organisers (open for all workshop participants) on the modalities of the second research dialogue


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