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AN INTERNATiONAL CONFERENCE ON THE FORMATION OF SCIENCE SECTORIAL GROUP IFCU ROME, ITALY 25 TH – 27 TH MARCH 2004. THE FORMATION OF SCIENCE SECTORIAL GROUP AN INDIAN PERSPECTIVE E JEROME XAVIER CHRIST COLLEGE BANGALORE INDIA. BACK GROUND EVOLUTION OF SCIENCE SCIENCE TO TECHNOLOGY

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ANINTERNATiONAL CONFERENCE ONTHE FORMATION OFSCIENCE SECTORIAL GROUPIFCUROME, ITALY25TH – 27TH MARCH 2004
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THE FORMATION OF SCIENCE SECTORIAL GROUP

AN INDIAN PERSPECTIVE

E JEROME XAVIER

CHRIST COLLEGE

BANGALORE

INDIA

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BACK GROUND

EVOLUTION OF SCIENCE

SCIENCE TO TECHNOLOGY

THE INDIAN CONTEXT

SOCIAL SITUATION

AGRICULTURE & POVERTY

EDUCATION

HEALTH & HYGIENE

ECOLOGY & ENVIRONMENT

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ART … EXPRESSION OF FEELINGS, EMOTIONS AND EXPERIENCES

EVOLUTION TO REVOLUTION – TO - TECHNOLOGY

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“THE SCIENCE SECTORIAL GROUP HAS THE OPPORTUNITY, IF NOT OBLIGATION, TO HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE OF THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ENTERPRISE. IN PARTICULAR, THE SOCIETY MUST BE DILIGENT IN MONITORING THE CHARACTER OF THESE SWEEPING CHANGES AS THEY AFFECT THE FUTURE OF SOCIETY AND OF SCIENCE ITSELF.”

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INDIAN

CONTEXT

indian context
INDIAN CONTEXT

MULTI LINGUISTIC CULTURE & COMPLEX

40% POPULATION BELOW POVERTY LINE

34% OF MALE & 56% OF FEMALE STILL ILLITERATE

33% OF THE POPULATION HAS NO PLACE TO LIVE

SOFTWARE

INDIA IS BECOMING POWER HOUSE OF KNOWLEDGE

agriculture poverty
AGRICULTURE & POVERTY
  • A trend in decline in the incidence of poverty
  • Agriculture a dominant role – majority of population in rural area
  • 40% of the population below poverty line
industries
Industries
  • Progress – slowdown – progress
  • Impact of globalization
  • Manufacturing sector – better growth, performance
  • Service sector
ecology environment
Ecology environment
  • Ecology – ‘oikos’ – meaning house
  • It depends on structure of economy
  • Production
  • Technology
  • Policy
  • Deforestation
health welfare
Health & Welfare
  • Safe drinking water
  • Nutrition – food
  • Sanitation
  • Waste disposal & clean air
education
Education
  • Mixed bag of remarkable success & glaring gaps
  • 63% of male & 54% of female educated
  • Large dropouts in the age group of 7 – 12
  • Higher education – Best institution
formation of science sectorial group
Formation of science sectorial group
  • Science & Religion complement to each other
  • From independency to interdependency of fields of science
  • Vastness of research
  • Cost of research high
contribution
CONTRIBUTION
  • Agriculture research
  • Ecology and Environment
  • Health, Hygiene and Medicine
  • Methods to make available advance research and technology to third world countries
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CONTRIBUTION
  • Right to information and access to information
  • Funding Major Research Projects taken by Christian Scientists
  • Encouraging smaller projects for the undergraduate students
  • Myths, Magic and Superstitions
proposal
PROPOSAL
  • FORMATION OF IFCU CENTRE FOR SOUTH ASIA REGION
  • ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF IFCU AT DIFFERENT COUNTRIES
  • HOSTING OF INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IN INDIA
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“THE SCIENCE SECTORIAL GROUP HAS THE OPPORTUNITY, IF NOT OBLIGATION, TO HELP SHAPE THE FUTURE OF THE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ENTERPRISE. IN PARTICULAR, THE SOCIETY MUST BE DILIGENT IN MONITORING THE CHARACTER OF THESE SWEEPING CHANGES AS THEY AFFECT THE FUTURE OF SOCIETY AND OF SCIENCE ITSELF.”

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