Conference Announcements
International Conference on “India and its Diaspora Engagement: Comparative Global Practices” organized by Organisation for Diaspora Initiatives, (ODI) New Delhi in Collaboration with Dias
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on "New Indian Migrants' and 'Indentured Diaspora': Emerging opportunity for Indian Foreign Policy" 3-4 November, 2016 Venue: Rabindra Bharti Unversity, Kolkata
Interactive Lecture on "India and Indian Diaspora in East Africa: Past Experiences and Future Challenges by Dr. Gijsbert Oonk, Erasmus University, Holland 2 December 2015 at Conf. Hall 2 at IIC
International Conference organized by ODI on Indian Diaspora in Development of Home and Host Countries: A Comparative Perspective at Kadi University, Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat, 10th-11th January, 2015
OD Conference at Columbia University on A Foot in Each World: South Asian Diaspora Communities in the United States and their Interactions with their Homeland October 17, 2014, 2.00–5.00pm Altschul Auditorium, International Affairs Building (SIPA)
International Conference on "Women in the Indian Diaspora" organised by ODI in collaboration with IIC and CAS-Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi on 10-11 January 2014, at India International Centre, New Delhi
Conference on "Diaspora in India's Foreign Policy and National Security:A Comparative Perspective" on 6-7 November 2013 at New Delhi
International Conference on “India and its Diaspora: A Comparative Perspective” on 29-30 March 2013 at IIC
Books on Diaspora by ODI & its Members
Published in Collaboration with ODI
International conferences of ODI on Diasporas
Organised in India
Conference & Interaction Collaborated by ODI
Collaborations: with Academic Institutions
                                          ODI India Team
Prof. Ajay Dubey, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. 
Secretary :
Mr. B.K. Pandey, (Retd) Indian Economic Service, GOI, New Delhi.
Vice President :     
1. Prof. (Ms) Aparajita Biswas, University of Mumbai, Mumbai.
Joint Secretary :   
Dr.(Ms.) Bashabi Gupta, Miranda House, Delhi University.
Dr. Hemant Tahiliani, Department of Education, Government of Delhi
Joint Treasurer:
Ms Aarshi Dua, Research Scholar on Diaspora, School of International Studies, JNU, Delhi
Advisor: (International Collaboration and Media Interface):
Amb. Manju Seth (Retd.)
Chair:      Prof. Ajay Dubey. JNU, New Delhi,
Members:Dr. Santosh Kumar Singh, Aurobindo College, Delhi University
              Ms. Priyadarshika Subba, Research Scholar, JNU        
              Ms. Neha Sinha, Research Scholar, JNU       
Chair:      Amb. Paramjit Sahai, Former  Secretary, MEA, GOI,   
Members:Dr.(Ms.) Jyoti Tyagi, Associate Editor, Diaspora Studies journal       
              Ms. Jyanthi Ramaswamy, Research Scholar, JNU 
                       Mr. Aditya Anshu, Research Scholar, JNU



Advisory Board 

Prof. Ajay Dubey, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, 
1.Prof. Kavita Sharma, President, South Asian University, Delhi
2. Amb. Virendra Gupta, (International Collaboration), Delhi
Secretary General 
Mr Bk Pandey, (Retd) Indian Economic Services, Delhi
Prof Jayant Kumar Ray, former chairman, Maulalna Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Kolkota
Prof. Aparajita Biswas, Department of Social Science, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 
Dr BK Pratihari, JMI, Delhi
Dr. Nivedita Ray, ICWA, Delhi
Amb. (Ms.) Manju Seth, Delhi
Amb. R. Dayakar, Former Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, Delhi, 
Prof Binod Khadria, JNU, Delhi
Prof SN Malakar, JNU. Delhi
Dr. Rajiv Nayan, Senior Research Associate, Institute of Defense Studies and Analysis, Delhi.
Prof Arvind Kumar, Manipal University, Manipal
Amb. Paramjit Sahai, Chandigarh, 
Prof Chandrasekhar Bhatt, (Retd) Hyderabad Central University, Hyderabad
Dr Jamal Moosa, JNU, Delhi
Prof Sanjay Chaturvedi, Department of Political Science, Punjab University, Chandigarh
Dr Vijay Lakshmi Singh, Department of History, Delhi University
Prof Darvesh Gopla, Department of Political Science, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Delhi
Dr Hemant Tahiliani, Directorate of Education, NCR, Delhi
Dr. Vidhan Pathak, Faculty Member, University of Delhi, 
Dr. Bashabi Gupta, Faculty Member, University of Delhi, 
Dr. Amba Pandey, School of International Studies, JNU, Delhi,
Dr. Paokholal Haokip, Faculty Member, Department of History, University of Pondicherry, Pondicherry, 
Dr. Jyoti Tyagi, Associate Editor, Diaspora Studies journal, Routledge
Dr. Amit Singh, Delhi University, 
Ms. Priti Trivedi, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, Delhi




Latest Publication
ODI Lecture Publication: Global India Dialogue Series
New Book, Indian Diaspora:Contributions to their New Home
Diaspora Studies journal published by Routledge, London
ODI Periodicals
A Refereed Journal, e-Newsletter, Lecture Papers
ODI Member Participation in Overseas Meets
Conferences of ODI in conjunction with PBD
Collaboration: Scholars visiting PBD meets