Growing the Canada-India Relationship – February 18, 2018

Growing the Canada-India Relationship – February 18, 2018

Growing the Canada-India Relationship – February 18, 2018

This week on Perspective with Alison Smith: Growing the Canada-India relationship.

Neha Dasgupta, a correspondent for Reuters in New Delhi, speaks about the political and economic environment in India at the moment.

Mishika Singh, a lawyer and activist based in Delhi, talks about the challenges in the areas of gender equality and women’s rights in the country.

Vivek Dehejia, associate professor of economics and philosophy at Carleton University and resident senior fellow at the IDFC Institute in Mumbai, discusses Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s first official state visit to India and what kind of impact it might have on bilateral relations.

Kasi Rao, president and CEO of the Canada-India Business Council, speaks about the opportunities for Canadian and Indian businesses that will result from the prime minister’s visit to the country.