commitment, has come from MEA. It has blocked UWI’s access to other international funds. If ever India honours commitment, it will perhaps be unwanted
Sharing technical advances. A policy, outside the existing ones, be developed for sharing India’s advances in agriculture, agro-industries and biotechnology, with the countries of DII. Joint research projects, funded by GOI is one way of sharing.
Define objectives. Develop well defined objectives for educating PIO in disciplines, which would fulfil their personal; ambitions and the needs of their countries, and equip one with the ability to cope with modern professional, personal and life-style pressures and stresses with confidence and peace.
Emphasis on holistic Education in Uniqueness and Expertise of India. :
The contemporary world of science and technology has also created a universal need for internal peace and relaxation. Innovative syllabuses should be developed on:
Uniqueness of Essence of Indian culture, philosophy, spirituality, yoga, religious beliefs and environment , and
India’s acquired expertise in various aspects of science and technology, business and financial management, banking, and maintenance of India-made scientific and medical equipment.
Accreditation and recognition. It is incumbent upon India to obtain recognition of its degrees and credit courses international, particularly in developing countries.
Collaborative teaching programmes with local universities.
Promoting commercial ventures. Inviting Jamaica National Dance Theatre Company and various Ragge groups for performances in India.
Roving cultural centres. Countries without Indian cultural centres should be covered by visiting music and dance teachers for 4-6 weeks, twice a year.
Making films on DII. Published history and experiences of indentured immigrants and DII can provide themes for box office TV serials and films. House for Mr. Biswas by Noble Laureate V. S. Naipaul ought to be the first venture.
Shooting Indian films in Jamaica. Government of Jamaica has local experience in organizing the logistics .
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