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Online Training Programme on Gender and Labour Issues

Course Details:
Course Title Online Training Programme on Gender and Labour Issues
Course Aim
The programme aims at strengthening the understanding of participants on gender and labour issues.The programme would acquaint the participants with the various inequalities prevalent in
the labour market and also enable them to develop an understanding about the challenges existing in the labour market.
Course Objective
The programme is based on these following broad objectives:
  • To develop a conceptual overview of gender and work;
  • To address the various inequalities and discriminatory practices prevalent in the work of work;
  • To discuss the impact of COVID 19 on women workers.
  • To discuss various gender sensitive responses to COVID 19 and international best practices.
  • To provide an insight into the legislative provisions for women workers
  • To discuss about various social security and developmental programmes for women workers.
Course Profile Gender Dimensions of Employment, labour market discrimination and inequality, COVID 19 and women workers, gender and labour laws, Social security for women workers.
Methodology This training will be delivered in an online mode. The training will primarily make use of lectures, case studies and experience sharing. It will also include group discussions and thus be participative in nature.
Participation Level Government Officials, Union Leaders from Central Trade Unions, and Researchers. We will appreciate, if participants from reserved categories (SC/ST) are also nominated.
Faculty Dr. Ellina Samantroy Fellow, VVGNLI Email: ellinasroy[dot]vvgnli[at]gov[dot]in
Date From 12-04-2021 to 16-04-2021
Training Details Domestic Training Programmes
Venue Online Training Programme
Course Director Dr. Ellina Samantroy Jena
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