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GLOBAL PUNJAB FOUNDATION
20-06-2006 vide Regd. No : DIC/PTA/SOCIETY/1864
Chief Functionary : DR HARJINDER WALIA
Located in City
: Global Punjab Foundation 5221, Phase II, Urban Estate PATIALA 147002 Punjab - INDIA.
: 1 Organised a Seminar on Book Culture in Punjab. Dr. Jaswant Singh from USA was felicitated for his mobile library service serving areas in rural Punjab . 2 Organised a Seminar on Punjabi Journalism in Canada and honoured Mr. Amar Singh Bhullar, Editor, Hamdard Weekly of Canada for his contribution to Punjabi language and press in Canada. 3 Honoured Kuldeep Deepak, Owner of Radio Punjab Di Gunj of Canada. 4 Initiated the movement against Female Foeticide in Punjab by organizing a first ever Bogh Ceremony for those unborn daughters who were found as skeletons in Pattaran. In the same context, Mr. Darshan Singh, SHO, Ahmedgarh, Dist. Sangrur was honoured for hospitalizing and adopting an abandoned female child. The Foundation organized a rally in Patiala against female foeticide in which small school girls participated. Further, the Foundation started a Campaign name Sather to check female foeticide. 5 Organised a Seminar to mark the death anniversary of Sultan-ul-Qaum Nawab Jassa Singh Ahluwalia in which eminent historians and scholars from all over Punjab took part and brought forth the need of making films and documentaries on the lives of such great heroes of Punjab . 6 Chinmay Ikk Sunheri Jiwan, a book written by Bhajan Singh from Switzerland and published by Global Media Publishers was released in a function. 7 Organised a seminar on Problems faced by NRIs in Punjab in which S. Harbans Singh Jandali from Dexy in Canada was the Chief Guest. 8 Organised a seminar on environmental pollution and honoured Sant Balbir Singh Sichewal. 9 A function was organised to release a book written by Dr. Amritpal Kaur and presided over by the former VC of Guru Nanak Dev University Dr. S.P. Singh and famous poet Dr. Surjit Patar. 10 A function was organized in Pattran and presided over by Dr. S K Ahluwalia, Commissioner, Patiala and a street play Kukh da Kattal written and directed by Dr. Harjinder Walia was staged. 11 The Foundation started a campaign named Panghura on 14 Feb., 2007 to save unwanted child and on 21st Feb., 2007 it had the first child in Panghura. 12 The Foundation organized a function at Mohali on primary education in Punjab and launched its Mohali Chapter. 13 A seminar on web communication in Punjabi was organized and presided over by Dr. Jaspal Singh, VC, Punjabi University, Patiala and the Chief Guest was Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha, Parliament. 14 Launched its own website www.gpunjab.com and on line Radio.
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