Empowering Artisans, Confluence Foundation Organized Bharat Conclave
Celebrating 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi Non-Violence & Peace the Confluence Foundation organized Bharat Conclave 2019 on 2nd August in Sarovar Portico, Delhi. Confluence Foundation is a Cultural Organization working at the grass-root level for the sustainable development of artisans, those are living on the brink of extinction and reviving their trade.
International Media Personality, Sandeep Marwah, Parmod Sharma Rana, Award Winning Director of Punjabi film industry and Actor & Singer, Ali Kuli Mirza, Mr. Jayakumar Nair, Delhi State Co-Convener, South India Cell, BJP-Delhi Pradesh, Dr. Vipin Kumar Madhogharia, Mr. Bunty Sherawat were the Special Guest for the event. Praveen Rani, Mrs India UK is the Brand Ambassador of Confluence Foundation.
Smita Shrivastav, Founder, Confluence Foundation, said that aiming to foster socio-economic empowerment for artisans, Confluence has assembled various artisans from across the country, cutting across all boundaries of caste, creed, religion and social status. We will be taking them from India to London for Bharat Conclave 2019. The Conclave will be introduced in London between 26th to 28th September and will be held in the British Parliament, London UK. Trident Communication will be managing the event in London.
Further she said, Confluence has proved to be a major support system that can steer them from darkness towards some measures of light- their survival which is vital to their art. As they are struggling due to rising yarn prices, the lack of employment and the shrinking market of handcrafted goods, middlemen problems and inferiorly imitative product market.
International Media Personality, Sandeep Marwah appreciated the initiative of Confluence Foundation for sustainable development and upliftment of artisans living on the brink of extinction and reviving their trade.
Other special guests in the event were CEO of Saheli, Krishna Pujara, Founder of The X factor Enterprises, Sunayana Chibba, Kumar Rakesh- Editor-in-Chief, Director of Global Governance News Group, Rajesh Sharma, Director, Real Advertising Pvt Ltd, Sanjeev Dev Malik, CMD, Editor In Chief, Asian News Channel, Satish Kumar Parthasarthy, Astrologer, Vastu Pandit & Numerologist, Amit Khatri- Director of Amber Advertisers Pvt Ltd, Dr. Vinay Sharma- Founder & Managing Director of Oil Field Warehouse & Services Ltd, Anuradha Goel, Chairperson, PHD Chamber Family Welfare Foundation, Dr. Markandey Rai, President of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Indian Council for International Cooperation and the Chancellor of the IGTAMS University, Prof (Dr.) Surbhi Banerjee- Vice Chancellor, Central University Of Orissa, Koraput and Divya Sukul- Model & Actress also participated in the event.