Friday, May 7, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
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This is an online event. Please go to: https://interactive.america.gov/india-diaspora/ for the live stream. 




The Office of Public Liaison 
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Global Public Affairs 


Bolstering U.S. COVID Relief Efforts in India: Perspectives from the Diaspora 

The State Department cordially invites you to participate in a discussion on May 7 at 12:00 pm ET, hosted by the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs' Senior Advisor Ervin Massinga, featuring Vice President Kamala Harris, and a panel of leading Indian American voices.

Senior Advisor Massinga will provide an overview of U.S. government relief efforts and USAID's Deputy Assistant Administrator for Asia, Anjali Kaur, will provide an overview of U.S. government relief efforts and a panel of Indian American leaders will discuss diaspora-led efforts to address the current emergency and how Americans can contribute to these efforts. 

Please go to: https://interactive.america.gov/india-diaspora/ to access the event. 

The panel discussion will feature the following distinguished diaspora leaders:

Änjali Kaur, USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator 


Honorable State Senator Dr. Ghazala Hashmi


Ms. Lata KrishnanAmerican Indian Foundation, Founder and Co-Chair of the Board



MR RangaswamiIndiaspora, Founder and Chair of the Board



Gunisha KaurAssistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medicine, Medical Director, Weill Cornell Center for Human Rights