International Conference on Indian Diaspora from North East and other parts of the Country: Comparative Journeys, Identity and Challenges of India Connect. It is being jointly organised by NERRRC, Miranda House, University of Delhi & Organisation for Diaspora Initiatives, India (ODI India) on 24-25 October 2024 via dual mode. Offline at India International Centre (IIC), New Delhi and Online Via Zoom Platform.
Conference Announcements
International Conference on �India and its Diaspora Engagement: Comparative Global Practices� organized by Organisation for Diaspora Initiatives, (ODI) New Delhi in Collaboration with Dias
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on "New Indian Migrants' and 'Indentured Diaspora': Emerging opportunity for Indian Foreign Policy" 3-4 November, 2016 Venue: Rabindra Bharti Unversity, Kolkata
Interactive Lecture on "India and Indian Diaspora in East Africa: Past Experiences and Future Challenges by Dr. Gijsbert Oonk, Erasmus University, Holland 2 December 2015 at Conf. Hall 2 at IIC
International Conference organized by ODI on Indian Diaspora in Development of Home and Host Countries: A Comparative Perspective at Kadi University, Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat, 10th-11th January, 2015
OD Conference at Columbia University on A Foot in Each World: South Asian Diaspora Communities in the United States and their Interactions with their Homeland October 17, 2014, 2.00–5.00pm Altschul Auditorium, International Affairs Building (SIPA)
International Conference on "Women in the Indian Diaspora" organised by ODI in collaboration with IIC and CAS-Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi on 10-11 January 2014, at India International Centre, New Delhi
Conference on "Diaspora in India's Foreign Policy and National Security:A Comparative Perspective" on 6-7 November 2013 at New Delhi
International Conference on “India and its Diaspora: A Comparative Perspective” on 29-30 March 2013 at IIC
Books on Diaspora by ODI & its Members
Published in Collaboration with ODI
International conferences of ODI on Diasporas
Organised in India
Interaction and Talks organised by ODI
Collaborations with Academic Institutions

Prof Arjun Appadurai - Goddard Professor in Media, Culture and Communication, New York University, USA
Prof David Carment - Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University, Canada
Prof Robin Cohen - Professor Emeritus and Senior Research Fellow, Kellogg College, University of Oxford.
Prof Stéphane Dufoix - Department of Sociology, University of Paris Ouest Nanterre, France
Prof Wang Gungwu - Chairman, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Prof Kyunghak Kim - Department of Anthropology, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, South Korea
Prof Brij V Lal - Deputy Director, School of Culture, History and Language, College of Asia and the Pacific, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Prof Chae-wan Lim – Former Director, Research Group for Global Korean Business and Culture, Chonna National University, Gwangju, South Korea
Prof Movindri Reddy - Professor, International Studies Department, Occidental College, Los Angeles, USA
Prof William Safran - Professor Emeritus Department of Political Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
Prof Yossi Shain - Department of Government, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
Prof Gabriel Sheffer - Professor Emeritus in Political Science, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Prof Latha Varadarajan - Professor, Political Science Department, San Diego State University, USA
Prof Steven Vertovec - Founding Director, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, Göttingen, and Honorary Joint Professor of Sociology and Ethnology, University of Göttingen, Germany
Prof Kamala Visweswaran - South Asia Institute, and Department of Anthropology, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Prof Chris de Wet - Department of Anthropology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa

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