VHP leader Jagdish Tytler and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat have been invited by the World Bank to attend its annual meeting in Davos.
The meeting will be held in Switzerland from May 23 to 25.
Tytlers keynote address is scheduled for Thursday.
Tyts invitation to the World Forum comes days after the BJP government in Kerala, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, announced a plan to provide scholarships to over 10 lakh students from Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Gujarat who had studied abroad in India.
Tytinier and Bhagwats keynote addresses will be at the opening session of the World Summit on Sustainable Development, hosted by the US Federal Reserve, which will be chaired by US Federal Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin.
“We are deeply grateful to the Federal Reserve and its President Ben Bernanke for allowing us to participate in the World Economy Summit.
This event will provide us with an opportunity to learn more about how global institutions can play a key role in ensuring a sustainable and inclusive world economy,” Tytliners address will be the first speech at the summit, according to a statement from the World Business Council.