The Columbia Global Centers provide a collaborative platform for global arts and cultural exchanges between the University and the world. The Global Centers are located in regions rich with culture that include diverse languages, arts, traditional practices, and forms of expression. The Centers impact and inform this field through a collection of invigorating training, programming, and research initiatives both at Columbia and within their local communities.
To commemorate Pride Month 2021, Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai organized a virtual conversation on June 10, 2021 to unpack the legal rights of LGBTQ+ relationships in India, and analyze the queer community’s access to networks and services during the coronavirus crisis.
To mark the occasion of World Museums Day, Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai organized a program on May 25, 2021, that featured distinguished museum leaders, as part of a series of programs on the manner in which the arts and cultural organizations have dealt with and responded to the pandemic.