The erudite speakers who shared their views were Mr. Umesh Aradhya, National President, FPA India Headquarters, Dr. Dipanwita Hazari, Hony. Secretary FPA India – Kolkata Branch, Mr. Chinmoy Kr. Bose, Hon’able President, FPAI Kolkata Branch, Mr. Haradhan Dutta, Hon’able Treasurer, FPAI Kolkata Branch, Ms. Bindiya Nimla, Director Advocacy, FPAI headquarters , other BEC Members , Dr. Suman Roy, Renowned economist , Dr. Indranil Saha and Mr. Supratip Mazumdar, Branch Manager , FPAI Kolkata Branch.
FPA India was founded on 1949.The organization has 40 local branches across the country.They promote sexual and reproductive health and rights,family planning, legal and safe abortion, education about sexually transmitted diseases.
It also provides primary counseling and referral services regarding gender based violence. It aims to enable men and women to form local voluntary groups to initiate action in communities. Work primarily focuses on under-served rural areas and urban slums.