In 2013, a PIL filed by CSJ’s volunteer Mrs. Rekha Raj prayed for issuance of direction to the state of Chhattisgarh for effective and proper implementation of Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005. According to the PIL, the state has not setup basic infrastructure and necessary administrative machinery due to which the objects … Continue reading “In response to CSJ’s PIL, High Court of Chhattisgarh orders a study of successful DV Act schemes”
The public review event of Rehnuma programme, which was attended by Rehnuma Programme anchors, field co-ordinators, representatives from civil society organizations and funding bodies, was covered by DNA newspaper. Clipping attached below-
As Rehnuma Programme entered the last six months of its operations, a public review of the programme and consultation on the situation of minorities is organised at Janvikas Training Centre, Ahmedabad.
The Rehnuma Law Clinic in collaboration with the Legal Aid Clinic of National University for Study and Research in Law, Ranchi conducted a mass awareness program on the 17th of May, 2017 at Village Kotamati in the Ghaghra Block of Gumla. The students performed street plays on Public Distribution System, Women’s Rights on arrest … Continue reading “RLC Gumla collaborates with NUSRL Ranchi to conduct a mass awareness program | 17 May 2017”
Citizen Action Network, Anmol Seva Sansthan, Mitra Shringar Samiti, and Center for Social Justice, joined forces to organise the Bhopal’s first pride parade along with many more engaging events from 13th – 17th May 2017. The citizens of Bhopal came in large numbers to show support for an equal and inclusive society. “Rainbow flags, colourful costumes, … Continue reading “CSJ co-organised first pride parade of central India| Bhopal,Madhya Pradesh | 17th May 2017”
May 2017: In Dang area of Gujarat, an awareness campaign was organised with the focus on ‘Unorganized Labor Act, 2008’, the relation between ‘Mukardam’ & ‘kamdar’ and all advance money system and interest rate regarding issues. Team also provided help and guidance in I-Card registrations of the farmers. Sugarcane Farm Labour are the newly identified … Continue reading “Awareness Campaign For Sugarcane Farm Labour | Dang, Gujarat | May 2017”
WHAT: Press Conference to be addressed by BILKIS BANO, brave survivor of one of the worst episodes of communal sexual assault and murder in independent India, and felicitation of Mr RK Shah, prominent advocate and special public prosecutor of the Bilkis Bano case in sessions court, Mumbai.
India’s law on Workplace Sexual Harrasment, Domestic Violence, Code of Criminal Conduct for both victim and perpetrator are now acessible on CSJ’s website under Resources tab, titled- क़ानून समझिये
28th April 2017: The High Court of Gujarat released a notice in response to a Public Interest Litigation(PIL) filed by CSJ, in the name of Jandurbhai Bhaladiya on behalf of fishermen of seven districts demanding off-shore emergency medical services.
This workshop is organised by Janvikas as a part of its Leadership Academy (Janvikas’ initiative to invest on strengthening young leadership of civil society organizations in the country). Workshop will focus on: