Press Release-1stJune 2020
Global Social Connect a non-profit organisation planned and executed a free to attend online love webinar on 30thMay 2020. The topic for the evening was “Social priority issues- during and after COVID-19”. Global Goodwill Ambassador, Humanitarian for Singapore, India and Malaysia, Ganesh Somwanshi was a guest speaker along with other dignitaries like K.G.Suresh, Dean, School of Mass Media, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun and Samiksha Amte, daughter in law of social activist Baba Amte and Head Lok Biradari Ashram School. There was active participation from other countries like the US, Singapore and Canada and the webinar lasted for 90 minutes.
The top discussion for the evening was about how Carona can be fought by standing together and listening to Indian Governments discussion. Some of the other issues discussed were about economic downturn, migrant worker issues, unemployment, journalism and media’s role in reporting the stories during the pandemic. The positive aspect of the pandemic too was discussed like lessened impact of global warming, excellent air quality and humanness.
Ganesh Somwanshi, Global Goodwill Ambassador, shares, “ The whole World has united to fight against Corona, it feels like a war. The webinar helped me to reach out to more people across borders, exchange ideas and learn. Hoping the world heals from the pandemic. Let us pledge to stay safe and connected with each other.”
“We are glad that our platform created an opportunity for people to voice their thoughts. We focus on result-oriented development programs that promote and seek to build stronger communities in which individuals are engaged . We are impartial , efficient , collaborative , global and local and focus on empowerment”, added Richa Singh, Chairperson, Global Social Connect.