Migrants and the City: Industry, Labour, and Migration
About the City-Centre Dialogue Series
Since its inception, the Centre for Social Studies (CSS) has focused on understanding various facets of Surat City. These include urban settlements, its society, history, culture, calamities and resilience. CSS has completed more than 38 studies on various aspects of the city. To disseminate our study findings and to establish a dialogue with scholars, eminent citizens, resource persons, and government officers of Surat, CSS is organising Centre-City dialogue series. Thematically the series has focussed on Historical and Cultural Transformation of Surat; Municipal Waste Management Practice; Smart City: Challenges and Opportunities; Industry, Labour, and Migration; Public Health and Environment; and Urban futures: Sustainable living.
This event will be in hybrid mode. For joining online click: https://meet.google.com/ext-vsuz-wko
Financially supported by Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), the fourth dialogue in this series will be on Migrants and the City: Industry, Labour, and Migration on Friday, 16th of June, 2023 at 2.30 pm onwards at the Seminar Hall, Centre for Social Studies, Surat.
Guest speakers for the dialogue:
1. Rameshbhai Gelariya, Diamond Workers Union, Gujarat
2. Sanjaybhai Patel, Aajeevika Bureau, Surat
3. Sandeepan Tripathy, Doctoral researcher, National University of Singapore and Visiting Scholar, Centre for Social Studies, Surat.
You are cordially invited to attend.
Sadan Jha, Associate Professor, CSS, Surat (Moderator and Convenor).
Centre for Social Studies, Surat.