Sep 16-17 Gaya, Bihar – Workshop on Land Rights under the Forest Rights Act

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Property Rights For the Poor and the Forest Right Act
16 & 17 September, 2013
at Jeevan Sangham, Bodhgaya, Bihar

Workshop organised by
ARCH Vahini, Gujarat; Janmukti Vimarsh, Bihar & Liberty Institute, New Delhi
with the support of
Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom

Tentative Program:
16 September 2013
10.30 – 11.30 am: Inaugural Session
Welcome by C. A. Priyadarshi & Banarsi Alam
Inaugural Comments by Barun Mitra & Trupti Parekh

11.45 am – 2.00 pm: Session I
Land Rights and Property Rights (What is the Meaning) for the Poor

2 pm to 3 pm: Lunch

4 pm to 6.30pm: Session II
Land Rights and Property Rights to the poor: Understanding the issues and future course of action
Concluding Remarks by Ambrish Mehta

7 pm – 9pm: Session III
Cultural Programme by Banarsi & Team

17 September 2013

9.00am to 12 noon: Session IV
Forest Right Act: The challenges and way ahead
Presentations by A. Mehta, Manoj Kumar Babulal, Albela, KailashBharti, and Trupti Mehta
Round Table Discussion

1 pm – 2 pm: Lunch

2.00 pm – 5.00 pm: Session V
Demonstration of technique: Claim process of the forest right (Venue village Somia-Kevalia).
Solidarity address: the village representatives share their experiences
Vote of thanks: Kailash Bharti, President, Mazdoor Kisan samiti

Contact Persons:
Janmukti Vimarsh: Priyadarshi Ashok 09431077343, Ms. Poonam 09334269794,
Kailash Bharti 09939376968, Jeevan Sangham 09431051659

ARCH Vahini, Baroda
Email: m_ambrish@hotmail.com
Website: www.archgujarat.org

Liberty Institute, New Delhi
Email: info@righttoproperty.org , barun@libertyinstitute.org.in, Tel: +91-11-28031309
Websites: www.InDefenceofLiberty.org | www.EmpoweringIndia.org | www.RighttoProperty.org

A people’s initiative to facilitate mapping of land in tribal villages in forest areas of India under the Forest Rights Act (FRA) 2006.

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