Partners with US consulate, Hyderabad to host Afghan civil society leaders

The US Consulate General, Hyderabad and BVIC, in association with Counterpart International, USAID and Grass Roots U hosted an interactive session with Afghan civil society leaders on February 1, 2017, in Hyderabad.

The event was organised to facilitate interaction between members of the Afghan Civic Engagement Program 2017 and local social entrepreneurs and development sector professionals in Hyderabad. Socialites and delegates from diverse organisations shared their experiences on how the not-for -profit and social enterprise sectors in India function and cater to diverse sectors impacting lives at the bottom of the pyramid. Mr. Shoury Reddy, ED, Bala Vikasa informed the participants about the 40 years of development work by Bala Vikasa at gross root community level and new focus areas that are being fostered by BVIC.