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9th Annual Jeevika: Asia Livelihood Documentary Festival

Event Date: 31 Aug To 02 Sep 2012; Time: 13:00 โ€“ 20:00
Venue: Stein Auditorium, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

CCS hosts an annual Asia-wide documentary festival to capture the livelihood challenges faced by the rural and urban poor. The festival brings to light policies and regulations that limit livelihood freedom of the poor. This year will screen 18 selected documentaries highlighting livelihood struggles through a public policy lens. Notable attendees include Subhash Ghai and Nandan Saxena.

Freedom Caravan: Celebrating the birth centenary of Milton Friedman

Event Date: 31 Jan 2012; Time: 15:00-20:00
Venue: Bus Ride, Pune

Freedom Caravan will get student participants from multiple colleges across Pune to reflect over our history and explore the definitions and dimensions of freedom, sovereignty and human liberty while paying tribute to those who brought India independence. The event will also highlight the work that is left to be done to bring social, economic and political freedom and individual rights to all people of Indian society.

Freedom Caravan: Morality of Capitalism

Event Date: 30 Jan To 10 Feb 2012; Time: Not Available
Venue: 12 Campuses across Delhi and Pune

The Freedom Caravan is an outreach campaign of the Centre’s to take freedom on the road. The Campaign offers 13 days of education festivals reaching out to over 1,500 youths from various colleges of Delhi and Pune, celebrating "capitalist acts among consenting adults." The objective is to expose young people to the philosophy of liberty and current liberal policy issues and create a positive perception of liberal ideas among young people in India.

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Jeevika: Asia Livelihood Documentary Festival - 2010

Event Date: 27 Aug To 29 Aug 2010; Time: 11:00 โ€“ 18:30
Venue: Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Asia Livelihood Documentary Competition and Festival is a search for documentaries that bring to light policies, socio – cultural norms and religious practices that prevent or constrain people from earning an honest livelihood in the vocation of their choice. It aims at capturing the livelihood challenges faced by the rural and urban poor and bringing it to the attention of current and future policy makers. This year celebrates 21 selected documentaries from professional and student filmmakers.

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Jeevika: Asia Livelihood Documentary Festival - 2009

Event Date: 30 Jan 2009; Time: 10:00 โ€“ 20:15
Venue: Casuarina Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Asia Livelihood Documentary Competition and Festival is a search for documentaries that bring to light policies, socio – cultural norms and religious practices that prevent or constrain people from earning an honest livelihood in the vocation of their choice. It aims at capturing the livelihood challenges faced by the rural and urban poor and bringing it to the attention of current and future policy makers. This year, screening committee has shortlisted 12 documentaries on livelihood challenges in Asia.

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