Women Development Cell (WDC)

Internal Complaints Committee (ICC)

Legal Awareness

  Women Development Cell WDC and Internal Complaint Committee (ICC) along with Gujarat State Commission for Women organized a Seminar on “Legal Awareness”   on Friday, 24th January 2020. The day was abuzz with guests, students and participants registering enthusiastically at the senate hall. The programme began with the Inaugural ceremony, Smt. Lilaben Ankolia, Chairperson; Gujarat State Commission for Women was the president of the function. Mrs. Vina Patel, Member Secretary, Gujarat State Commission for Women was invited as the Guest of Honour.  Dr. Savita Gandhi welcomed the Guests. Prof. Dr. Himanshu Pandya, Honourable Vice Chancellor, Gujarat University and Patron of the event welcome Smt. Lilaben Ankolia by bouquet and momento addressed the gathering and expressed his anguish for the need of such seminars in present day. Smt. Lilaben Ankolia gave a very detailed account on the functions of the Women Commission and expressed concern for all to be aware of their self-respect   and all the same respect one-another. She assured all possible help to aggrieved complainants and emphasized on the need to empower oneself with knowledge and wisdom. Dr. Archana Mankad, Member Secretary WDC & ICC presented the formal vote of thanks.  The technical session began with Dr. Dimple Raval, Head, Department of Law, Raksha Shakti University delivering a comprehensive and informative account on Women rights and Human rights. ACP Ms. Mini Joseph, Head, Mahila Police, Ahmedabad generated a lot of interest in her talk with short films depicting children passively learning bad behavior from their parents. She also emphasized on how the society treats boys and girls differently.  Police Sub Inspector, Ms. Dipti Gamara explained the role of SHE TEAM a novel venture of Ahmedabad Police to handle women related cases. All participants received certificate of Participation. The seminar ended with a lot of brain storming by student participants with the resource persons. Everyone enjoyed piping hot delicious lunch in the front lawns.

 

Contact:  Dr. Savita Gandhi 079 – 26300877 / Dr. Archana Mankad 079 – 26302578 | e-mail: wdc.icc.gu@gmail.com