Online Training Programme on Gender and Labour Issues
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.
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.
Gender Dimensions of Employment, labour market discrimination and inequality, COVID 19 and women workers, gender and labour laws, Social security for women workers.
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.
Government Officials, Union Leaders from Central Trade Unions, and Researchers. We will appreciate, if participants from reserved categories (SC/ST) are also nominated.
Dr. Ellina Samantroy Fellow, VVGNLI Email: ellinasroy[dot]vvgnli[at]gov[dot]in