Awareness Programme on Women Empowerment

21st September, 2017, NASC, Pusa, New Delhi

A lecture on the Sexual Harassment (SH) Act, 2013 and awareness on Women Empowerment/Rights was organised on at Symposium Hall. NASC, Pusa, New Delhi today as per the provisions of the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013.

Awareness Programme on Women EmpowermentAwareness Programme on Women Empowerment

Dr. (Mrs) Sunita H. Khurana, Director, ISTM interacted with the officers and staff of ICAR and gave valuable information about gender equality and the provisions of the SH Act.

Awareness Programme on Women EmpowermentThe programme was also attended by Dr. Manasi Mishra, HoD, Centre for Social Research (CSR). Dr. Mishra is the NGO Member of the newly constituted Internal Complaints Committee (lCC) of ICAR Hqrs.

Dr (Mrs) Jyoti Misri, Principal Scientst (AH) & Chairperson, ICC and Dr. P.S. Pandey,ADG (EP&HS) also spoke on the occasion. The other members of the ICC, namely, Dr. Vanita Jain, Principal Scientist (Edu.), Smt. Supama Dasgupta, US (WS&TS), Dr. S.K. Singh, PDDKMA and Sh. K. Chaudhary, Director (AE) also participated in the programme.

The officers and staff of the Council enthusiastically attended the lecture/awareness programme.