Workshop on Gender Sensitization and Sexual Harassment against Women at Workplace Date: 14.6.2018, Time: 9.00 a.m. Venue: Multi Activity Centre, IIT Roorkee

Speaker

Shri Mahabir Singh Kasana Former Joint Director
Institute of Secretariat Training and Management,
Government of India

Organized By

Mala Nath (Presiding Officer) Rama Bhargava
Internal Complaints Committee Dean, Administration

One day workshop on Gender Sensitization and Sexual Harassment against Women at Workplace was organized at Multi Activity Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee on 14.6.2018 by Prof. Mala Nath, Presiding Officer, Internal Complaints Committee and Prof. Rama Bhargava, Dean Administration, IIT Roorkee. It was conducted by Guest Speaker Shri Mahabir Singh Kasana, former Joint Director of Institute of Secretariat Training and Management, Department of Personnel and Training, Government of India. Prof. Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi, Director, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee inaugurated the workshop. More than 200 participants including faculty members, non-teaching employees and research scholars attended the workshop. It covered discussion and presentation on gender discrimination, gender sensitization and prevention, prohibition and redressal act-2013 on sexual harassment against women at workplace. The speaker conducted the workshop in very informative way having interactions with audiences on a number of case studies and showing visual clips also. The participantsí opinion was that such types of workshop should be organized frequently to create the awareness among the faculty members and students of IIT Roorkee.