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Sietar meet will dwell on curbing cultural clashes

DNPUN20142 | 10/30/2009 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :264

The two-day annual cultural conference will begin tomorrow

The Indian chapter of the Society for Intercultural Education Training and Research (Sietar) has organised a two-day annual cultural conference at the Orchid School from Saturday. The programme will begin at 9.30 am.
Orchid School director Lakshmi Kumar, who is also a member of the Indian chapter of Sietar, said the conference will find ways and means to reduce cultural clashes which take place when foreign students come to the country or students from India go abroad to study. "It will dwell on the possible solutions through intercultural insights and will highlight the opportunities and challenges of living in a global community," Kumar said.
President of the Indian Chapter of Sietar Guillaume Gevrey said that this is
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