On this interview programme, science writer Nalaka Gunawardene talks to Dr Rajesh Tandon an internationally acclaimed leader and practitioner of participatory research and development.
He founded the Society for Participatory Research in Asia (PRIA), a voluntary organisation providing support to grass roots initiatives in South Asia, and has been its Chief Functionary since 1982. Dr. Tandon specialises in social and organisational change and has contributed to the enhancement of perspectives and capacities of many voluntary activists and organizations. He has served on numerous government task forces and committees and is the founder of the Board of Directors of World Alliance for Citizen Participation (CIVICUS).
More about him at: pria.org/about_rajesh_tandon.htm
Produced by Young Asia Television (YATV), Sri Lanka.
Date of first Broadcast: 29 June 2014