State Level

  • “Adivasis, Hindutva and Post-Godhra Civil Society in Gujarat” at a Workshop on “Character of Civil Society in Gujarat”, at Centre for Social Studies, Surat, on August 29-30, 2002.
  • “Hindu Nationalism, Christians and Civil Society in India/Gujarat” at Catholic Pastoral Centre, Hansol, Ahmedabad, on 16 August 2003.
  • With Shashikant Kumar, “Urbanisation and Housing for Urban Poor in Vadodara”, at a seminar on “Re-imagining the City, Re-imagining the Nation” at M.S. University, Organised by ANHAD on June 30, 2006.
  • With Shashikant Kumar, “Developmental Violence: A Case of Ukai – Kakrapar Displaced People” at the seminar, “Condition of Marginal Groups in Contemporary India” was arranged in honour of the late Professor S.P. Punalekar at Centre for Social Studies, Surat, on July 5-7, 2006.
  • Made a presentation on “Development Induced Displacement in Gujarat and the Plight of the Victims of Development” at Shramjivi Sevalaya, Surat, organised by the People Initiative Forum of India (PIFI) on February 17, 2008.
  • “Development Induced Displacement in Gujarat 1947-2004” at the seminar on “Areas of Social Work: Contemporary Contexts” at the Department of Social Work, Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad on March 2-3, 2008.
  • “World Religions Conference, Mahuva” at a workshop on “Region, Religion and Identity” at the Department of English, M. S. University, Baroda on 12 January 2009.
  • “Vikasno Atankvad ane Vikasni Hinsa” at a seminar on “Lokshahithi Lok Swarajyani Yatra Ange Samuh Chintan” organized by Janpath, Nagarik Swatantry Sanghtan, All India Secular Forum, People’s Movement of India, Delhi and Agariya Hitchintak Manch at Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad on June 9, 2009.
  • “Developmental Violence in Gujarat” at a seminar on “Imperialism and Marginalisation” organized by Jamayate Islami of India at Bhailal Amin Medical Hall, Vadodara on 19 December, 2009.
  • “Land Acquisition, Displacement and Resettlement in Gujarat” for the Ahmadabad Study Group at XSSS, Ahmadabad on February 6, 2010.