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Dr. Sam Taraporevala

Director

XRCVC

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XRCVC

Company Description

The XRCVC offers services to create content in accessible formats - Braille, Audio, E-Text, DAISY. If you need a book to be converted in any of these formats, please feel free to contact us. In addition to this, the XRCVC through its years of work has a ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Associate Professor and the Head of Department of Sociology and Anthropology
St. Xavier's College

Affiliations

Board of Advisors Member
IDIA

Member of Sub-Committee
India

Member
The National Access Alliance

Education

doctorate
Sociology

Web References (108 Total References)


Dr. Sam ...

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Dr. Sam Taraporevala

Dr. Sam Taraporevala captivates his audience by breaking several myths associated with the visually challenged. He talks about how we all have our blind spots, physical or otherwise, motivating us to help ourselves.
Dr. Sam Taraporevala is an Associate Professor and the Head of Department of Sociology and Anthropology at St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Mumbai. He is also the Director of The Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged (XRCVC) which was his brainchild. He is a catalytic force in bettering the lives of the visually challenged, including bringing amendments to the Copyright Act of India, and in making banking systems more inclusive and accessible for the blind.


Director of XRCVC, Dr. ...

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Director of XRCVC, Dr. Sam Taraporevala said, "In its quest to promote a more inclusive society where higher/professional education would play a pivotal role in empowering the visually challenged, the XRCVC had identified a major gap area, and namely that high quality professional education was expensive.


Xavier's Resource Center for the Visually Challenged

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Our Mastermind - The XRCVC Director: Dr. Sam Taraporevala

Associate Professor and Head of the Dept. of Sociology at St. Xavier's College - Autonomous, Mumbai. The XRCVC is Dr. Sam Taraporevala's brain child.


Xavier's Resource Center for the Visually Challenged

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Dr Sam Taraporevala, Director, XRCVC, spoke about the relevance of the ADIP scheme in promoting accessibility among the visually challenged. He also highlighted the vital role of the Dept. of Disability Affairs, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt of India, in upgrading the ADIP scheme, and also the NIVH in terms of its clear focus in reaching out across the country through partnering with the social sector.


Meet me at the centre at ...

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Meet me at the centre at 10 o'clock, we can talk till 10.25, after that, I have to go.' One might expect this from a top politico or an industrialist, but Dr Sam Taraporevala, Director of the Xavier's Resource Centre for the Visually Challenged (XRCVC) is no less than a VVIP in his sector.

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