September 28, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Armenian Community Centre
156 Martindale Rd
St. Catharines, ON L2S 2X9
$50 for all six lectures or $10 each

Lifelong Learning Niagara is a third age learning organization providing learning programs and experiences for adults 50+ living in the Niagara region.

Presenter: Kasi Rao, Vice President of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada; Senior Advisor (India) Bennett Jones Law Firm

Over a decade has passed since India’s rise was popularized in books such as The World Is Flat and the report Dreaming with the BRICs.

Spring 2016 marked the two-year anniversary of Prime Minister Modi’s ascent to power. The pressure to deliver on his promises of significant policy reforms continues to grow.

Canada’s engagement with India has intensified over the last decade with the launch of negotiations over freer trade and closer bilateral relations.

Learn about long term implications for Canada due to the intersection of India’s economic reforms and its increasingly important and strategic role in world affairs.