In June this year, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Indian Minister of Human Resource Development Kapil Sibal held the U.S.-India Higher Education Dialogue. Broadly, higher education and people-to-people connections are key to the strategic partnership that the United States and India share.
A live video webchat in English has been organized on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 5:10PM with the U.S. Under Secretary of State for Public Affairs and Public Diplomacy Tara Sonenshine and Ambassador of India to the U.S. Nirupama Rao to discuss the issues addressed at this year’s Higher Education Dialogue. They will answer your questions, with moderation from Ambassador Robert Blake, U.S. Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs.
To participate in the webchat, please click on the link below and sign in to the chat space below the video using one of the options provided. While live questions will be accepted via the virtual chat space, we encourage you to email your questions in advance to CO.NXTeam@gmail.com.
Webchat: People-to-People Ties: The Heart of the U.S.-India Partnership
Participants: U.S. Under Secretary of State for Public Affairs & Public Diplomacy Tara Sonenshine and Ambassador of India to the U.S. Nirupama Rao