Kerala's people and its culture have travelled beyond borders to every corner of the globe, fostering their assimilation and integration with the rest of the world. This movement of people, and with them our culture, has created countless models of Kerala, of vibrant and distinct characters, outside the geographical boundaries of the State. Therefore it is imperative to constitute a democratic space in order that cultural, socio-political and economic co-operation between home and outer models of Kerala are facilitated, and channelled into the creation of a Global Kerala Synergy. The Government of Kerala has decided to constitute Loka Kerala Sabha (LKS) as a common platform for Keralites living across the globe. It is envisaged as a platform for the cultural, socio-political and economic integration of these countless models of Kerala with the home Kerala.
More often than not, all decisions that pertain to the lives of non-resident Keralites as well are taken within the home Kerala. It is the Government’s conviction that Loka Kerala Sabha shall address this concern by providing for a more inclusive democratic space wherein these ‘outer-Keralas' are duly represented.More