Training Cum Seminar on Human Rights in India

@ Amity Law School, Noida

[Jan 10]:

Register by Jan 6


About Amity Law School, Noida

Amity University, Uttar Pradesh a world-class bona fide University established by a State Act, recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with “A+” Grade, as a leading institution engaged in imparting higher education in various fields. 

About the Training

This event aims to bring together researchers, professionals, activists and students to discuss the modern concepts of Human Rights and Gender Justice, expanding scope & violation of such rights and mechanisms to restoration of Human Rights and Gender Justice in India. Thus, this event would be centered around the various themes but this session will more focused on particular sub-themes only.

Sub-themes

  • Triple Talaq and the Constitution of India
  • Acid Attack – Recourse from acerbic life to normal one
  • Sex Selection and Abortion
  • Reproductive Rights of Women in India
  • Prevention of Women from Sexual Offences
  • Inequality in Education and Employment for Women
  • Mental Health of Women
  • Legal Rights of Surrogates in India
  • Honour Killing – Whether An “Honored” Crime?
  • Access of Human Rights to the Women in the Tribal areas of India

(The above mentioned themes are not exhaustive. Participants can cover any other relevant theme related to the broader theme)

Areas of Discussions

  • Universal Declaration on Human Rights, 1948
  • UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, 1979
  • Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993
  • Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005
  • Composition and functioning of NHRC/SHRCs/National Commission of Women
  • Discrimination in Health and Reproductive Rights of Women
  • Violence against Women
  • Female foeticide and Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act, 2003
  • Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971
  • Reproductive and Maternal Health
  • Education and Employment issues
  • Empowering at risk: Tribal women

Important Dates

Late Date for Registration and Submission of Fees 6th January, 2020
Date of Seminar 10th January, 2020

Note:

  •  Certificates will be awarded for participation in the Training Session
  • No TA/DA shall be provided to the participants. Paid Accommodation can be arranged

 Fees

Academician/Legal/Medical Practitioners/Research Scholars/Students Rs. 400/-

Contact Info

FACULTY COORDINATORS

Dr. Neha Bahl, Convener: nbahl@amity.edu

Ms. Sheeba Ahad, Co-Convener: sahad@amity.edu

Ms. Ghazala Sharif,Co-Convener: gsharif@amity.edu

STUDENT COORDINATORS

Ms. Sweta: 9953027312, Email ID: ss159992@gmail.com

Mr. Pratyush Jha, 9871250762, Email ID: jhapratyush914@gmail.com

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