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Wednesday Seminars

Coterminous with the Institute, is the weekly Wednesday Seminar, which has been held uninterruptedly for the last four decades. The topics span an enormous range and attract students, experts, practitioners and laypersons alike. These seminars provide an opportunity for interested people to have access to informed discussions on various aspects of China and are ample evidence that the sections within India, which are interested in knowing and learning about China are widening and enlarging.

01 Nov 2023
Wednesday Seminar | Beyond Borders: Chinese Demographic Chessboard and Implications for Global Diplomacy | 1 November, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Shachee Agnihotri

In the backdrop of China's economic deceleration and its geo-political aspirations, the phenomenon of its youth crisis has garnered greater global attention
Venue: Zoom Webinar
25 Oct 2023
Wednesday Seminar | Literary Activism in China in the 1980s and 1990s | 25 October, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Manju Rani Hara

Activism has existed in all societies and its torchbearers have ranged from common people to social or political activists to writers and artists.
Venue: Zoom Webinar
18 Oct 2023
Wednesday Seminar | Japan's New National Security Strategy: Reactions from Domestic Constituencies| 18 October, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Dr. Shamshad Ahmad Khan

Drawing inferences from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Japanese strategic planners have surmised that a similar war in the Asia-Pacific region cannot be ruled out, especially over Taiwan, which will have implications for Japanese security.
Venue: Zoom Webinar
11 Oct 2023
Wednesday Seminar | A Decade of the BRI: Impact, Implications and Challenges for India | 11 October, 2023 @ 6 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Dr. Wenjing Gao, Prof. Manish

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), or as the Chinese call it, Yīdài Yīlù, (一带一路), is a comprehensive global infrastructure development strategy adopted by the PRC government in 2013 to invest in various countries ...
Venue: Zoom Webinar
04 Oct 2023
Wednesday Seminar | A Comparative Assessment of the ‘Greening Process’ in China and India | 4 October, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Dr. Justin Joseph

China and India are two significant economies with increasing influence in global politics. ‘Greening’ can be understood as a process in which an ecological turn is introduced in the policy formation as well as its implementation.
Venue: Zoom Webinar
27 Sep 2023
Wednesday Seminar | The Romance of the Two Kingdoms: Sino - Russian Energy Relations | 27 September, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Dr. Prachi Aggarwal

China and Russia (including the period of the former Soviet Union) have shared a symbiotic relationship.
Venue: Zoom Webinar
20 Sep 2023
Wednesday Seminar | Deciphering the Global Development Initiative: China’s New Pathway for Global South? | 20 September, 2023 @ 6:30 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Ms. Samantha Custer, Ms. Anthea Mulakala, Ms. Linda Calabrese

Unveiled by Xi Jinping in his address at the 76th United Nations General Assembly in September 2021, the GDI has sought to build on the organization’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals for Stronger, Greener, and Healthier Global Development.
Venue: Zoom Webinar
13 Sep 2023
Wednesday Seminar | PLA Plan to Construct a Railway Line Along Aksai-Chin Road Linking Xinjiang with Tibet: Implications for Indian Security | 13 September, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Virendra Sahai Verma

The People's Republic of China (PRC) has set an ambitious goal to become the world's leading military and economic power by the middle of the 21st century.
Venue: Zoom Webinar
30 Aug 2023
Wednesday Seminar |Contours of the Youth Crisis in China Today | 30 August, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Amb. Kishan S. Rana, Dr. Hemant Adlakha

A number of reports in the international media have narrated how the youth in China, currently facing the highest rates of unemployment, are going through a crisis of de-motivation, even despondency.
Venue: Zoom Webinar
23 Aug 2023
Wednesday Seminar | Political Echo Chambers and Misinformation in Digital China | 23 August, 2023 @ 3 P.M. IST | Zoom Webinar
Dr. Tilak Jha

China is one of the world’s most active digital societies, where netizens have influenced the government's response to several social, economic, and environmental issues.
Venue: Zoom Webinar

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