MSSRF30: Anniversary Celebrations and International Consultation
A multi-stakeholder international consultation, titled “Achieving Sustainable Development Goals and Strengthening Science for Climate Resilience”, is being organised at the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) in Chennai from 7 to 9 August 2019. We have completed three decades of work and it is also an occasion to celebrate MSSRF’s 30th anniversary.
The Honourable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswamiand the honourable Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Thiru O. Panneerselvamare presiding and inaugurating the consultation on August 7, 2019 at 10am in the Sambasivan Auditorium of MSSRF. Please find attached invites in English and Tamil.
PFA a press releasefrom the office of Ms Kundhavi Kadiresan, Assistant Director-General and UN FAO‘s (Food and Agriculture Organisation’s) Regional Representative for Asia and Pacific (a key speaker in the technical inauguration of the conference) on MSSRF30.
Media interviews with eminent scientists and leaders who are attending the international consultation will be arranged on request, during the conference. Please contact Ms Christy on whatsapp @9840562783 for the interviews.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.