Anahita Speaker Series - A Carnegie India Vedica Initiative

The Anahita Speaker Series, an initiative by Carnegie India and the Vedica Scholars Programme for Women, is a monthly women's speaker series that aims to highlight the experiences and achievements of women professionals who are giants in their fields.

Elizabeth Dibble

April 5th, 2019
The Architecture of Diplomacy

Diplomatic missions play a critical role in advancing a nation’s interests and developing inter-state relations. The construction and maintenance of a nation’s diplomatic relations is both...Read More

Durga Raghunath

May 20th, 2019
The Entrepreneurship Ecosystem in India

Entrepreneurship is crucial to driving economic growth. Being a successful entrepreneur involves navigating a myriad of financial and professional risks. Many of these risks are often emphasized for women...Read More

Kavita Devi

June 12th, 2019
Reporting on the Ground:The 2019 Indian General Elections

The 2019 Indian general elections were watched closely by various domestic and international media channels to understand the intricacies of the world’s largest democracy...Read More

Snigdha Poonam

July 18th, 2019
The Rise of Fake News in India

The dissemination of information through smartphones and affordable internet has slowly changed the traditional role of the media, leading journalists to continuously adapt...Read More

Kalpana Viswanath

August 20th, 2019
Creating Safer Cities

India has repeatedly come under scrutiny for its unsafe public spaces, especially for women. This has a wide ranging impact on how women are perceived in society...Read More

Mrinal Pande

October 16th, 2019
The Evolution of the Media Industry

The media plays a critical role in shaping society's thoughts and attitudes. While increased access and the application of new technologies have transformed the Indian media industry...Read More