Sehgal Foundation: Leading the ‘Greening’ of India’s Agricultural Communities through Creative Farming, Forestry, Water Harvesting, Education, Health Care, and Local Development Initiatives [1.21.18]

Guests:

  • Guest 1: Dr. Surinder (Suri) M. Sehgal, Chairman & Founder, S.M. Sehgal Foundation
  • Guest 2:  R. Jay Sehgal, Executive Vice President, S.M. Sehgal Foundation
  • Guest 3: “Special Guest” Dr. Daman S. Walia, President/CEO, ARCTECH, Inc.
Show 1Dr. Surinder (Suri) M. Sehgal, Chairman & Founder, S.M. Sehgal Foundation Show 2Dr. Surinder (Suri) M. Sehgal, Chairman & Founder, S.M. Sehgal Foundation
Show 3R. Jay Sehgal, Executive Vice President, S.M. Sehgal Foundation Show 4“Special Guest” Dr. Daman S. Walia, President/CEO, ARCTECH, Inc.

Program Summary:

The EmeraldPlanet weekly television programs are broadcast and distributed via Channel 10 TV in Fairfax, Virginia USA. The EmeraldPlanet TV programs are available to view on our website, YouTube, UStream TV, and social media around the world. The Emerald Trek and companion The Emerald Mini-Treks are identifying the 1,000 “best practices” on location from the 143 nations, 750 cities, and 50,000 communities by Internet TV, local television stations, main stream media outlets, YouTube, Facebook, The EmeraldPlanet Meetup, Twitter, among other social media networks, and all manner of print media.

The EmeraldPlanet TV is broadcasting weekly a number of the “best practices which are identified through collaboration with:  major non-governmental organizations (NGOs); United Nations, universities and colleges; research institutes; government ministries and agencies; Embassies; banking and micro-lending organizations; Chambers of Commerce; World Trade Centers, international bodies such as The World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Inter-American Development Bank, African Development Bank Group, Asian Development Bank, UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization), citizens groups; multimedia organizations; among others by utilizing the most advanced broadcasting hardware and software along with an outstanding television Production Crew to reach an ever expanding global audience. The Emerald Trek is focused upon linking principals identified among the 1,000 ‘best practices’ in the 143 nations being visited through this world-wide movement. The Emerald Trek is encompassing over 300,000 miles, visiting 750 major cities, and 50,000 suburban and rural communities in the identified nations.

Our featured guests are:

  • Show ‘1’: Dr. Surinder (Suri) M. Sehgal, Chairman & Founder, S.M. Sehgal Foundation
  • Show ‘2’: Dr. Surinder (Suri) M. Sehgal, Chairman & Founder, S.M. Sehgal Foundation
  • Show ‘3’: R. Jay Sehgal, Executive Vice President, S.M. Sehgal Foundation
  • Show ‘4’: R. Jay Sehgal, Executive Vice President, S.M. Sehgal Foundation
    • …with “Special Guest” Dr. Daman S. Walia, President/CEO, ARCTECH, Inc.

Program Overview:

Every person deserves to lead a more secure, prosperous, and dignified life. With that vision in mind, the mission of Sehgal Foundation is to strengthen community-led development initiatives to achieve positive social, economic, and environmental change across rural India.

With support from donors and partners, Sehgal Foundation designs and promotes rural development interventions that create opportunities, build resilience, and provide solutions to some of the most pressing challenges in India’s poorest communities.

The Foundation team works together with rural communities to create sustainable programs for managing water resources, increasing agricultural productivity, and strengthening rural governance. The Team’s emphasis on gender equality and women’s empowerment is driven by the realization that human rights are central to developing every person’s, every family’s potential.


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