Women Study Centre

Women Study Centre

 

The Center for Women's Studies was established in.....It has been working towards creation of a gender-sensitive climate at various levels in academic and public life. Prof…… was the first coordinator of the center. At present Prof.... is the coordinator of the center. Mission:

  1. To promote awareness among both women and men, of the need to develop and to realize their full potential as resources for national development in its economic, political and socio-cultural aspects.
  2. To organize teaching programmes and to ensure gender sensitivity among staff and students, both men and women.
  3. To organize research activities with a special focus on solving women’s problems related to socio-economic, educational, health, psychological, political, literary and cultural aspects.
  4. To organize extension activities especially for women in villages for promoting awareness of special programmes for women, their laws and rights.
  5. To organize seminars, workshops and conferences related to women’s issues and empowerment.
  6. To organize advocacy related programmes, to influence public opinion on women’s issues.
  7. To train women in areas such as local government, legal awareness, computer literacy, and need based promotional programmes including vocational, career oriented training and human resource development.