Prof. Vinod Pavarala will participate as a speaker at a deliberation on ‘Liberating Radio News from Government’, organised by the Foundation for Media Professionals, on December 14, 2013 at India International Centre, New Delhi.  He will be joined by Arti Jaiman, station director, Gurgaon ki Awaaz; Ashish Sen, Director, Voices, a development communications NGO and N Ramakrishnan, General Secretary, Community Radio Forum of India. The deliberation will be moderated by journalist and past president of FMP, Paranjoy Guha Thakurta. It may be noted that this event is being organised in light of the recent PIL on the Ban of News on private and community radio. Find out more about the event here.