Participants are responsible for obtaining a conference visa to attend the course and to initiate the application process early on.
After confirmation of the registration, participants will need to contact the organizing team to obtain an invitation letter from Sangath and a No Objection Certificate from the Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, which will need to be submitted with the visa application.
Participants from Afghanistan, China, Iran, Pakistan, Iraq, Sudan,
foreigners of Pakistani origin and Stateless persons also need permissions from Indian Ministry of Home and Ministry of External Affairs before applying for a conference visa.
After confirmation of the registration, participants will need to contact the organizing team to obtain this permission letter which will be provided by Sangath. Participants from the abovementioned countries need to register and make the payment of fees before the 30th of September 2019, since the permissions can take around 6-8 weeks.
MEALS, TRAVEL & ACCOMODATION
Lunch meals and refreshments will be provided on the course days, at the venue. Dinner meals are not included in the course fees, however, there is a good choice of restaurants and cafes in most parts of Goa. There are many options for local transport in Goa. Local transport buses have a wide network even in the remotest areas of Goa. Pre-paid taxi and motorcycle rickshaw services are available at most major bus stations, and at designated spots in cities and villages. For further information and guidance on local travel and accommodation options, please contact the organizing team.