Bhawanipatna: The second day of Kalahandi Dialogue explored several dimension of lived experience and discussed ways and means to make life better in societies like that of Kalahandi, Odisha, India and around the world.
The first session focused on several young and adult Kalahandias who have suffered due to poverty, lack of awareness and also of lack of support.
The second session focused on achieving the SDGs in South Asia and interrogated on the key policy priorities and implementation challenges in the region.
The third session focused on the role of art, culture and history in social development.
The fourth session deliberated upon development while fighting Climate Change. The fourth parallel session was on interrogating women empowerment.
The session on Social Innovations explored how disruptive innovation is creating new superheroes. The session on Access to Justice deliberated on how to put the power of law in the hands of people.
The final session was to find out the voices of the youth in the development policies.