Conversations on Global Warming and Data Sovereignty

We hosted the Baithak, our monthly conversations in policy, in Bangalore and Hyderabad this month, engaging 37 alumni.

On the 14th September, Mr Chakravarty N, Founder, Centre for Individual Liberty spoke on the 'Politics of Global Warming', in Hyderabad, with a focus on the lack of incentives and will among governments to protect the environment and on the role of robust property rights in regulating pollution.

On 18th September, Nayantara Ranganathan, Programme Manager, The Internet Democracy Project, engaged our alumni on a dialogue on the 'Ruling and Contested Imaginations of Data Sovereignty in India', in Bangalore. She discussed concerns about the neutrality of techonology, its role in furthering discrimination, and the community-specific and contextual perceptions on privacy.