Ela Ramesh Bhatt (born 7 September 1933) is an Indian cooperative organizer, activist and Gandhian, who founded the Self-Employed Women’s Association of India (SEWA) in 1972, and served as its general secretary from 1972 to 1996. A lawyer by training, Bhatt is a part of the international labor, cooperative, women, and micro-finance movements and has won several national and international awards, including the Ramon Magsaysay Award (1977), Right Livelihood Award (1984) and the Padma Bhushan (1986).
Indu Bhatt Annual Memorial Lecture 2017 – Women, Work, Peace: What the Artisans from South Asia Can Tell Us
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Luce Hall (LUCE), Room 203(Location is wheelchair accessible)
34 Hillhouse Ave.New Haven, CT 06511