The Hon. Speaker of the Global Energy Parliament, Dr. C.V. Ananda Bose, has been appointed as the new Governor of West Bengal by the President of India.
Dr. Bose has been a key supporter of the activities of the Isa Viswa Prajnana Trust for more than 20 years, and the Speaker of GEP since its inception in 2010. He has chaired sessions of the GEP at Geneva, Madrid, Chiang Mai, and numerous times at Thiruvananthapuram and online. His able leadership and oratory brilliance make the GEP sessions enlightening and refreshing for all.
Dr. Bose has represented the Isa Viswa Prajnana Trust at the United Nations, where it holds Consultative Status. He has addressed the General Assembly and the Economic and Social Council to promote IVPT’s concepts of Education for Total Consciousness and energy balance.
He was responsible for the inauguration of the Delhi Chapter of the GEP at the residence of the President of India, and for organising many other activities to promote the IVPT and GEP.
Author of 32 books in English, Malayalam and Hindi, Dr. Bose has also published many articles about the teachings of Swami Isa and Education for Total Consciousness.
A retired civil servant and expert in Habitat, Dr. Bose has received the Global Best Practice Award by the United Nations for his work.
He has headed numerous committees and commissions for the Government, and also represented India at CERN during his time at the Department of Atomic Energy.
Earlier, Dr. Bose was the district collector of Kollam district in Kerala, where he was well loved by the people.
Recipient of the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru Fellowship, Dr. Bose is also the first ever Fellow of the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie.
The Global Energy Parliament conveys hearty congratulations to our Hon. Speaker!