international women's day celebration at nehru centre, london

100 years of International Women's Day was celebrated by UK Telugu Association on 7th March at the Nehru Centre, London. It was the first event of the series of events held at Nehru Centre to mark the occasion. The programme was inaugurated by Mrs. Monica Mohta, IFS, Director of the Nehru Centre.The event consisted of a panel discussion on the topic "Being an Asian woman in Britain". The panel chaired by Baroness Shreela Flather, member of House of Lords had as members -

1. Lady Nina Bracewell Smith, former Director of Arsenal Football Club


2. Mrs. Purnima Tanuku, CEO, National Day Nurseries Association


3. Dr. Rochana Bajpai, Assistant Professor, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)