By: Central News Agency
Children’s rights activist and 2014 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi is
scheduled to arrive in Taiwan Wednesday, where he will meet with President Tsai Ing-wen and give a number of talks, according to the Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in India.
It is the second visit to Taiwan by the 64-year-old Indian national and founder of the Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA), or Save the Childhood Movement.
Satyarthi will also attend the Yushan Forum on Thursday, a signature annual event held by the Taiwan-Asia Exchange Foundation, which was established to promote stronger links between countries covered by the country’s New Southbound Policy.
At the forum, he will represent a foreign VIP delegation visiting Taiwan to observe the country’s Double Ten National Day, according to the center. [FULL STORY]