Fourteenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Fanthome, Shri Francis
Constituency   : Nominated Anglo-Indian (NCT of Delhi)
Party Name     : Indian National Congress (INC)

 
Father's Name Shri F.S.Fanthome
Mother's Name Smt. Sheela Fanthome
Date of Birth 20 Sep 1948
Place of Birth Meerut (Uttar Pradesh)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 14 Dec 1973
Spouse's Name Smt. Dorothy Fanthome
No.of Daughters 1
Educational
Qualifications
M.Sc.
Educated at Gorakhpur University (Uttar Pradesh)
Profession Educationist
Social Worker, Teacher
Permanent Address
AVE-7th Mile, Village Nanda ki Chowki Suddhowala,
P.O. - Chandanwari , Dehradun - 248 001
Tels (0135)773898,771153
Present Address
107/109, North Avenue,
New Delhi
Tels. (011) 23092168,23092169
Positions Held
2004 Nominated to 14th Lok Sabha
5 Aug. 2007 onwards Member, Committee on Science & Technology, Environment & Forests


Books Published
( i ) Gems English Readers; ( ii ) Selections from the Discovery of India by Jawaharlal Nehru; ( iii ) Explore Biology,Physics & Chemistry; ( iv ) Environment Under Threat ;( v ) Ram Mohan Roy-Architect of Modernism; and (vi ) Understanding Moral Issues
 
 
Social And Cultural Activities
Involved in the education of less privileged children through the Ryan International Schools-Delhi and Noida; supports a nursery school for poor children at village Rampur, Dehradun; initiated Environment and Technology, sensitivity in school education and promoted creative writing and debates in schools; established the Research, Development and Consultancy Division of the organisation to improve school education and developed a flexible curriculum for Secondary Education; promoted the arts in schools accross the country through theatre and dance festivals
 
Special Interests
Globalisation and its challenges in the sphere of education; curriculum development and social change; promotion of excellence in education; education of the girl child and development
 
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading, writing, trekking in the hills and envisioning the future
 
Sports and Clubs
Was University Athlete and Football Captain; enjoys watching cricket ; Member, (i) India Habitat Centre; (ii) India International Centre, New Delhi
 
Countries Visited
Bhutan, France, U.K. and U.S.A.
 
Other Information
Chief Executive and Secretary 1992 onwards; Additional Secretary, 1989-91; Prinicipal, 1983-89; Vice-Prinicipal, 1982-83; Teacher; 1973-83; passionate about development issues, particularly matters concerning the empowerment of women; concerned about the poor standards in the sphere of sports and games and willing to improve the matters


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