International Conference on Ethnicity in Myanmar and North East India

Published on April 10, 2014

International Conference on Ethnicity in Myanmar and North East India

Jointly Organized by Centre for Myanmar Studies and Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Manipur University (MU)

Date: May 8, 2014

Venue: Conference Hall, Anthropology Department, Manipur University

Programme: 10.00 AM – Registration

Inaugural Function

Welcome Address:  Professor MC Arun, Programme Coordinator, Centre for Myanmar Studies, Manipur University

Keynote Address: Professor W. Nabakumar, Director, Centre for Myanmar Studies, Manipur University

Chief Guest:  Professor HNK Sharma, Vice Chancellor , Manipur University

Functional President:  Professor L. Tombi, Director, Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Manipur University

Vote of thanks:  Dr. Thathang  Vaiphei, Assistant Professor, Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Manipur University

Tea Break

11.00 am – Technical Session I: Ethnicity in North East India

Chairman:   Professor L. Tombi

Speakers:   Professor Laldena –‘Chin – Kuki – Mizo in North East and Myanmar’

                     Professor W. Nabakumar– ‘Ethnicity in North East India’

Open Discussion

1.00-1.30 PM  – Lunch Break

1.30 PM -Technical Session II:   Ethnic Minorities and Political Transition in Myanmar

Chairman:  Professor W. Nabakumar

Speaker:  Nehginpao Kipgen, Political Scientist and General Secretary of the U.S.- based Kuki International Forum

Open Discussion

3. 00 PM – High Tea

Invitation

A one day International Conference on  Ethnicity in Myanmar and Northeast India will be jointly organized by the Center for Myanmar Studies & Center for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Manipur University, on May 8, 2014 in the conference hall of Anthropology Department, Manipur University. Interested teachers/scholars/students may kindly contact the conveners for detail information and registration.

Professor MC Arun, Programme Coordinator Centre for Myanmar Studies, Manipur University, Email: mcarun60@yahoo.com, Phone/Mobile: 9436065211

Dr. Thathang Vaiphei, Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy, Manipur University, Email:  thangvaiphei@yahoo.com, Phone/Mobile:  09612628400

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