Mrs. Sandhyashree Pathania obtained her PhD degree in the area of Public Policy
under the University Grants Commission Fellowship. She has been teaching in the
postgraduate department of Political Science and Public Administration of a university
and has also carried out independent research in the areas of 'bureaucracy in
the developing societies'; 'equity research for financial institutions'; 'global
harmony through understanding of world religions'; 'counseling and self help'.
She has written four books on diverse subjects and contributed number of articles
in the national and international journals. She was conferred many awards and
prizes in the field of literature, drama, debate, leadership and volunteering.During
her stay in North America, she studied Psychology and Social Work and gained valuable
knowledge and experience in the areas of community work, child care, school administration,
immigration settlement services, counseling, volunteering and self help.
| || |
has also worked as 'Director' of two community organizations based in Toronto,
(Canada) and introduced innovative programs for community welfare. Her dedication
to work, remarkable vision, sincerity of prupose, concern for the public causes,
great determination and caring personality have been much admired. She has demonstrated
outstanding leadership in community affairs.
strongly believes that quality education is very essential for becoming a confident
and intelligent human being. Several NGO's are making a significant contribution
in this area, whether it is preschool, vocational, technical or management education.
The need for upgrading the technical skills; proficiency in English language;
computer applications; analytical skills and soft skills such as professional
and interpersonal communication; team spirit; commitment etc needed for employability
is growing very fast. Similarly, in the rural and semi-urban areas, the need for
initiatives in micro-finance; marketing of agricultural produce; dairy; handloom;
artifacts; herbal plantations; land development, horticulture; floriculture and
several other similar activities is being felt strongly to help empower people
and augment rural incomes. Equally important are the initiatives in the areas
of women empowerment; old age care; preservation of the natural resources; ecology
& environment; art & culture and heritage.
Foundation will strive to accomplish this twin objective of education and development
while working with other NGO's, government agencies; financial institutions; business
enterprises and other individuals and organizations sharing similar values and
C'valik Foundation. All rights worldwide.