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Call for Applications 'South Asian Initiative on Migrant Labour'
We have received requests for extension of deadline. Therefore the deadline for application has been extended until Thursday 26 February, 2015. The application should be received no later than 5 p.m (NST).
The fellowships are being offered by Panos South Asia as a part of a Swiss Development and Cooperation (SDC) project for encouraging dialogue and discussion on migrant labour issue among all concerned, including labourer, trade unions, and governments of labour-sending and labour-receiving countries.
Applications are invited from print, television, radio and web journalists writing / reporting on migrant labour issues from Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Damakant Jayshi takes over as Executive Director, Panos South Asia The Panos South Asia Board are pleased to announce the successful passing on of the baton of PSA from A.S. Paneerselvan, who has ably directed the organization for ten years, to Damakant Jayshi who has been heading PSA’s Nepal office for the past two years. With a distinguished career in print and online media, Jayshi, who has been with the Inter Press Service in Nepal, one of the Founding Editors of Republica, Nepal’s leading English daily and a 2007 Nieman
Fellow at Harvard, is an able person to lead Panos South Asia into the future.
CMS VATAVARAN and Panos South Asia (PSA) proudly
announce the winners of the PSA CMS Media Excellence Awards 2013 PSA-CMS Young Journalist Awards 1. Mr. Chandan
Haygunde,Indian Express, Pune, India 2. Ms. Juhi.Chaudhary,CNN-IBN, New
Delhi, India SACCA Media Excellence
Awards 1.Ms. Subhra Priyadarshini, Editor,Nature-India, New Delhi,
India 2.Mr. Amantha Perera,Freelance Journalist, Colombo, Sri Lanka ...More>>
Panos South Asia's research on Globalisation and Labour in
the subcontinent Panos South Asia's project on
Globalisation and Labour involved extensive research by eminent academicians
into specific issues that impinge on the livelihoods of people in the
subcontinent due to globalisation. The focus countries of the research were
India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.The research and its analytical findings
have been compiled into PSA's latest book, " Globalisation and Labour in South
Asia. Read This
Panos South Asia at the 11th CoP on
Biodiversity. Panos South Asia in association with the Forum of
Environmental Journalists in India and the National Biodiversity Authority organised
an interactive event at the Conference of Parties to the Convention
on Biological Diversity on 9th October, 2012 in Hyderabad. The theme was “Valuing
Biodiversity: an interactive dialogue with the media.Dr. Balakrishna Pisupati,
Chairman, NBA, Dr. William Dar, Director General ICRISAT and S. Faizi, Board
Member, CBD Alliance spoke on various aspects of biodiversity and the need
for media to understand and report on these issues.
South Asia’s book on Dalit Women’s Health and Human rights published in
Hindi The exclusive focus of the book is on
Dalit women, the most affected and doubly oppressed by both caste and
patriarchy. It brings together the best outputs of the Panos South Asia
fellowships on Dalit women’s health and human rights, perspectives from eminent
writers on Dalit issues and the work of leading academics who have been engaging
with the subject The book has been edited and introduced by Dr. Imrana Qadeer
and published by Penguin Books India. ...More>>
Panos-CMS Young Environment Journalists Awards 2011 presented Panos South Asia in association with CMS has announced the Panos- CMS Young Environment journalists Awards for the year 2011.Soma Basu of The Statesman, Kolkata is the winner in the print category and Manu C Kumar of Manorama News, Mumbai is the winner in the Electronic Media category. The awards which includes a citation and a cash prize of Rs. 50,000 each were presented to the winners at the inaugural ceremony of the CMS-Vatavaran Environment and Wildlife film festival,on December 6th at New Delhi.The awards are presented for excellence in environmental journalism to individuals who have done "exemplary investigative and inspired reporting on environment issues in the country" ...More>>
Panos South Asia hosts its ninth Media Gatekeepers’
retreat at Chateau Jemeppe, Belgium PSA’s 2010 Media Gatekeepers’ retreat which brought together Editors
from India, Pakistan and Afghanistan deliberated on the topic ‘No progress
beyond ‘Lakshman Rekha ‘ in Kashmir. The discussants included Bharat
Bhushan, Anant Nath,Siddharth Varadarajan, Surya Gangadharan and Om Thanvi
from India; Shahir Zahine, Dr Hussain Yasa and Danish Karokhel from
Afghanistan; Azhar Abbas, Zahid Hussain and Khalid Hameed Farooqi from Pakistan.
The event which took place on October 2nd and 3rd was moderated by Kanak Mani
Dixit, Editor, Himal Southasian ...More>>
Panos South Asia collates a book of Oral testimonies of Positive People The Oral testimony tool uses the power of storytelling to bring neglected subjects to the fore and give a platform for voices and perspectives which are often rendered voiceless in the public sphere. These testimonies will also facilitate development of a training kit to aid prograame implementers to work towards inclusive HIV/AIDS policies ...More>>