International Women’s Day celebrated at the Indian Embassy
To celebrate the International Women’s Day, on March 8, 2017, the Embassy held a seminar on the topic STREE – Concepts of Feminine Power. The panelists include Taruna Chakravorty, PhD Scholar who gave a presentation on Modern Indian Women, Guru Shankar Kandaswamy of Malaysia who spoke on Women in Indian Mythology, Maria Rosa Salas, who spoke on empowerment of women through music, and Ms. Ruth Quispe, leader of the Peruvian team which has qualified for the finals of an Indian competition known as “Lab2Moon” being organised by TeamIndus with the help of ISRO. Ms. Quispe highlighted the Peruvian team’s journey in qualifying for the Indian competition.
The Embassy will be organizing several women focused events during the year.
Lima, March 9, 2017