ODI International Conference on 10-11 January 2023. Theme: "Contributions of Indian Diaspora in Freedom Struggles of India and the rise of Global India during Amrit kaal"; Venue: Essentia Luxury Hotel, Near World Cup Square, Pipliyahana, Indore-452016 Phone: 0731672577, Madhya Pradesh; Host University- Devi Ahilya university, Indore.
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


Advisory Board 

Prof. Ajay Dubey, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, 
1.Prof. Kavita Sharma, Former President, South Asian University, Delhi
2. Amb. Virendra Gupta, (International Collaboration), Retired IFS
Prof . Bk Pandey, (Retd) Indian Economic Services, Delhi; and Deputy Director, Migration and Diaspora Institute (MDI), New Delhi, India
Prof Srikant Kondapali, School of International Studies, JNU
Dr BK Pratihari, Associtae Prof.  JMI, Delhi
Amb. (Rtd.) Ms Manju Seth, Delhi
Amb.  (Rtd.) R. Dayakar, Former Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, Delhi, 
Dr. Markande Rai, (Retd) UN Diplomat.
Prof Chandrasekhar Bhatt, (Retd) Hyderabad Central University, Hyderabad
Dr Jamal Moosa, Associate Prof. ,JNU, Delhi
Prof Sanjay Chaturvedi, Department of Political Science, South Asian University, New Delhi
Prof Sanjay Lodha, Deptt of Political Science, MLS University, Udaipur
Prof.  Vijay Lakshmi Singh, Department of History, Delhi University
Prof Darvesh Gopal, (Rtd) Department of Political Science, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Delhi
Dr Hemant Tahiliani, Directorate of Education, NCR, Delhi
Dr. Sheetal Sharma, Faculty Member, European Studies, JNU
Dr. Paokholal Haokip, Faculty Member, Department of History, University of Pondicherry, Pondicherry, 
Dr. Jyoti Tyagi, Associate Editor, Diaspora Studies journal, Brill, Netherlands;  and  Deputy Director, Migration and Diaspora Institute (MDI), New Delhi, India
Dr. Amit Singh, Asstt. Prof. ARSD College,  Delhi University, 
Dr Sushmita Rajwar, MAC College, Delhi University
Dr Sarita Nandmehar, Former Researcher on Diaspora , JNU; and Deputy Director, Migration and Diaspora Institute (MDI), New Delhi, India
Dr. Debjani Naskar, Former researcher, JNU
Dr Gautam Jha, Asstt. Prof. School of Languages, JNU
Ms Priti Trivedi, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, Delhi
Ms Aarshi Dua, Researcher, JNU
Dr Ruchi Verma, Fellow, ARSP, New Delhi
Dr Rajnish Gupta, Asstt Prof , Gujarat Central University
Dr Neha Sinha, Asst Prof, Amity University, NOIDA, UP
Dr Nidhi Jain, Udaipur
Dr Chandani Tiwari, New Delhi
Dr Aditya Anshu, Benett University, NOIDA, UP.
Dr. Gautam Jha, Asstt. Prof. School of Languages, JNU.
Dr Bashabi Gupta, Miranda House College, Delhi University
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