Chairperson National Commission for Women participated and shared her insights with the experts at the Consultative Meet on Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women Focus on Lives of Elderly Women organized by the National Commission for Women on 01 December 2022
Chairperson National commission for Women participated and shared her views on Elimination of Violence Against Women at ITC Maurya Delhi on 22 November 2022
Chairperson national Commission for Women visited Byculla jail and met with the women inmates and officials of the jail administration on 21 November 2022
Participated as Chief Guest and shared my views at the inaugural of Legal Aid Clinic by the Maharashtra State Commission for Women in collaboration with District Legal Services Authority funded by National Commission for Women on 19 Novem 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women launched Samvednas RACE Lab as signed an MoU with the NGO and Gujarat University Ahmedabad to establish a framework for collaboration and cooperation for research advocacy and capacity building on Anti Human Trafficking on 19th October 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women shared her insights in the Seminar on Combating Human Trafficking in North Eastern Region in collaboration with Meghalaya State Commission for Women and North Eastern Council at the North Eastern Council Auditorium Shillong on 28th Sept 2022
Libraries are houses of knowledge and taking a step towards the knowledge enhancement of employees the National Commission for Women has inaugurated a new library in its office in New Delhi which was inaugurated by Chairperson NCW on 26th September 2022
Workshop on Gender Responsive Governance for Elected Women RepresentativesbMLAs under She is a change maker Project at Udaipur Rajasthan on 21 to 23 September 2022
National Commission for Women organised a Round Table on Women Empowerment in India and CSR as a Catalyst in partnership with Confederation of Indian Industry in Mumbai Maharashtra CSR Heads and senior management of various organisations participated in the discussion on 15th September 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women called on Governor of Chhattisgarh Honble Anusuiya Uikey at Raj Bhawan Raipur and discussed issues related to welfare of women on 13th September 2022
Chairperson National Commision for Women visited Central Jail Bhopal and met with the women inmates of the jail She also interacted with the inmates and the officials of the jail administration on 12th September 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated as Chief Guest and shared her insights at the One Day Western Regional Consultation Meet organised by NCW in collaboration with the Women Development Cell and Internal Complaint Committee Gujarat University on 09th September 2022
The National Commission for Women organized its first-ever Consultation for transwomen Inclusion Amplified Transwomen in India Problems and Prospects on 07 September 2022
The 3rd ASSOCHAM Diversity and Inclusion Excellence Awards and Conclave laying focus on building an inclusive ecosystem at the workplace kickstarts with the lamp lighting ceremony and felicitating our Chief Guest Ms Rekha Sharma Honble Chairperson National Commission for Women
Chairperson National Commission for Women called on the Honble Vice President of India Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar at Upa Rashtrapati Nivas on 3rd October 2022
Had the pleasure of meeting the Honble President of India Smt Droupadi Murmu Ji and conveyed her best wishes on behalf of the Commission Her inspiring example will always motivate NCW to strive for improving the lives of women on 02 September 2022
A delegation of 9 students from Ladakh interacted with Chairperson National Commission for Women and shared their experiences and career aspirations The students were on a week long exposure trip to Delhi organised by NCW under the Ek Bharat Shreshth Bharat initiative on 29 August 2022
NCW organizes Regional Consultation Meet at University of Lucknow on 25th August 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women met Honble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Shri Yogi Adityanath ji in Lucknow and discussed about MissionShakti a Scheme run by the UP Government for empowering women of the State on 25th August 2022
Consultation on Family Counselling Centres at Vigyan Bhawan on 22 August 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women met Honble Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra Shri Devendra Fadnavis and discussed issues related to women safety and effective redressal of problems of women in the State on 21st August 2022
Chairperson NCW met with DGP Maharashtra Shri Rajnish Seth and ADGP Maharashtra Police and discussed issues related to women safety and their effective redressal She further discussed about the training of Anti Human Trafficking Units in the state on 18 August 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated as Chief Guest and shared her insights at the State Convening on Use and Abuse of Technology in Human Trafficking organized by Maharashtra State Commission for Women in association with Alliance against Centres of Trafficking and The Counter Trafficking Group on 14 August 2022
Interactive Meeting of State Commissions for Women organized by National Commission for Women in collaboration with Andhra Pradesh SCW in Vishakhapatnam Chairperson NCW shared her address SCWs shared details of their initiatives undertaken with support of NCW on 26th July 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women met Honble Chief Minister Haryana at Haryana Bhawanand discussed about the awareness programs NCW is planning to run in every district of the state She also thanked the Honble CM for extending all possible help to the Commission on 24th July 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women met with Honble Governor Telangana at Raj Bhavan Hyderabad discussed about issues concerning women welfare She also took part in Mahila Darbar where women shared their grievances and were given free legal services by experts on 18 July 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women inaugurated Legal Cell aimed to resolve grievances of women by providing free legal assistance at Telangana State Commission for Women in Hyderabad on 18th July 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women along with other officials met Antigone Davis Global Head of Safety and other senior officials of Meta India at their new office and discussed ways to effectively address issues concerning online safety of women and girls on 14 July 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated and shared her insights at the inaugural ceremony of the series of Awareness Programmes on NRI Marriages launched by National Commission for Women across different districts of Punjab to create awareness around the topic on 11 July 2022
ICAR organised a mass awareness programme on Nutri Sensitive Agriculture today Chairperson National Commission for Women graced the programme as Chief Guest She had also interacted with the women farmers participating in the event on 08th July 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women shared her insights as she addressed the participants of the One Day Capacity Building Programme for Women Traders in Manipur organised by MCW in collaboration with Manipur State Commission for Women at Imphal on 5th July 2022
Interaction programme of chairperson National Commission for Women at Ukhrul Manipur on 4th July 2022
Member Secretary NCW and other senior officials of the Commission chaired a meeting with Chairperson and Members of the Empowerment Committee for Women Meghalaya Legislative Assembly and discussed issues concerning women of Meghalaya on 27th June 2022
NCW in collaboration with Bureau of Police Research and Development organized a one day seminar on Anti Human Trafficking Awareness at Dr Ambedkar International Centre New Delhi on 25th June 2022
National Commission for Women organized 3 day Workshop on Gender Responsive Governance for elected women representatives MLAs under She Is A Changemaker project a pan India capacity building programme of the Commission for improving leadership skills of women representatives at all levels 22th to 24th June 2022
Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav Glimpses of Chairperson National Commission for Women address in the ICAR Lecture Series 63 on the topic Women in Leadership Role in India organised by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research on 20th June 2022
NCW organises Final Law Review Consultation on The Maternity Benefit Act 1061 and 2017 Amendment on 18 June 2022
Chairperson national Commission for Women held a preliminary meeting with concerned stakeholders ahead of a series of Awareness Programmes on NRI Marriages which will be organised by NCW across Punjab from Jul to December 2022 in collaboration with Department of Law Punjab University on June 10 2022
Honble PM hosted a delegation of Women Students from Nagaland The Delegation is visiting Delhi as part of Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat initiative The meeting of the delegation with the Honble PM was organised by National Commission for Women on 09 June 2022
8th International Yoga Day 2022
Consultation on Transnational Access to Justice to Women Deserted in NRI Marriages Policy and Procedural Gaps on 01 June 2022
National commission for Women organised a Capacity Building Workshop for women artisans of Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh in collaboration with National Institute of Fashion Technology Srinagar on 23 may 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women chaired the first Monitoring Committee Meeting constituted under Violence Free Home A Woman s Right project an initiative of providing psycho social legal services to women survivors of violence in collaboration with TISS
Capacity Building and Sensitization for Media Personnel on 18th May 2022
Chairperson held a hearing with Rajkumar Gupta SP Dausa and IO Satyanarayan Yadav in the Dausa gangrape and murder case NCW has observed some serious lapses in the investigation and has directed further action accordingly Compliance has to be apprised at the earliest on 04 th May 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated as Chief Guest in the Nari Shakti Sammaan Samaroh organised at Kaithal Haryana She shared her valuable insights on empowering women and felicitated women from different fields for their extraordinary service on 01 May 2022
National Commission for Women organised a workshop on Leadership Development Programme for Chairpersons of State Commissions for Women in collaboration with MIT School of Government and MIT World Peace University Pune Chairperson NCW shared the inaugural address at the workshop on 21st to 23rd April 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated as Chief Guest at the Women Empowerment Summit 2022 organized by Division of Youth Affairs Lovely Professional University She interacted with students and staff members of the university and shared her valuable insights on 13th April 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women held a Mahila Jansunwai at Circuit House Ludhiana She took up 65 complaints and issued directions to concerned authorities for appropriate action DC Ludhiana Shri Varinder Kumar Sharma and other senior police officials were present in the jansunwai on 12 April 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women met DGP Kerala and discussed several issues related to womens safety in the state including recent cases of crimes against women and the status of pending complaints with the Commission on 07 April 2022
A few snippets of National Commission for Women She the Changemaker program held in collaboration with the Kerala Institute of Local Administration Chairperson National Commission for Women interacted with women representatives of Panchayati Raj Institutions who participated in the training on 07 April 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women held a Mahila Jansunwai at the Police Training College Auditorium in Thiruvananthapuram She addressed the grievances of 50 complainants and instructed police officials on the spot to take appropriate measures on 6th April 2022
National Commission for Women organised a visit for the delegation of college students from Jammu and Kashmir to Ministry of Women and Child Devlopment where these students got an opportunity to meet Honble Minister WCD and Honble Governor of Uttar Pradesh on 1st April 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women held a meeting with Chairperson Members and senior officials of Maharashtra State Commission for Women She was briefed on the programs and initiatives undertaken by MSCW for women welfare in the state on 31st March 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated as Guest of Honour and shared her insights on Turning a new leaf Racing towards a more inclusive future at The Economic Times presents Best Organisations for Women 2022 on 30th March 2022
National Commission for Women has launched a Legal Services Clinic at the Commissions office in Delhi in collaboration with Delhi State Legal Services Authority which will act as a single window facility for resolving grievances of women by offering them free legal assistance on 29 March 2022
Seminar on Racial Diversity Sensitization on 26th March 2022 at Vigyan Bhawan New Delhi
Chairperson National Commission for Women met with Susan Ferguson Country Representative UN Women and discussed several ongoing initiatives of the Commission and possible collaborations between UN Women India and NCW India for empowering women on 23 March 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated as Guest of Honour and shared her valuable insights in the Consultation on Strengthening Access to Justice and Law Enforcement Response to the Crime of Human Trafficking organised by Shakti Vahini in Chandigarh on 24th March 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women inaugurated the 9th Bihar Entrepreneurship Summit along with Minister of Industries Govt of Bihar Shri Shahnawaz Hussain She shared her insights on the importance of entrepreneurial mindset in women and the need to encourage women led start ups on 22 march 2022
Chairperson NCW participated as Chief Guest in the International Womens Day 2022 Day celebrations organised by Non Collegiate Womens Education Board University of Delhi and Shaikshik Foundation on 15th March 2022
Chairperson NCW met with Honorable Governor of Karnataka Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot and discussed issues related to women of the state including the matters of women prisoners on 14th March 2022
Chairperson NCW visited and met the female inmates of Bangalore Central jail She also distributed release certificates to women who who completed their sentence on 14th March 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women participated as Chief Guest at the book launch of Shaku The Making of a Veer Naari at Ravindra Kalashetra Bengaluru on 14th March 2022
Chairperson NCW inaugurated a Legal Awareness program organized by Karnataka State Women for Commission in Bengaluru as part of International Womens Day celebrations
A Nukkad Natak was organised as a part of International WomensDay on the theme Men Streaming womens empowerment at Naharlagun on 9th March by the Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women Sponsored by National Commission for Women on 09th March 2022
NCW Celebrating Women Extraordinaire on International Womens Day on 08th March 2022
As part of International Womens Day 2022 celebrations Sikkim StatCommission for Women organized Nukkad Natak under the campaign theme Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow at Singtam in collaboration with National Commission for Women on 08th March 2022
On the occasion of International Womens Day 2022 NCW organised a Nukkad Natak in Kirti Nagar Delhi on topics concerning issues of women and to promote awareness on the overall development of women and girls on 08th March 2022
NCW organised a NukkadNatak in Delhi on topics concerning issues of women and to promote awareness on their overall development on 08th March 2022
Smt Meeta Rajivlochan IAS Member Secretary National Commission for Women addressing at Empowering Women Entrepreneurs 2022 on 7th March 2022
Chairperson NCW participated as Chief Guest and shared her insights in the National Webinar on Acid Attack New Face of Gender Based Violence organised by Dr B R Ambedkar National Law University Sonipat in collaboration with National Commission for Women on 07th March 2022
NCW organised a Capacity Building Programme for Women in Politics in collaboration with State Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Mizoram Members of Local Councils under Aizawl Municipal Corporation participated in the training on 25th February 2022
Chairperson, NCW inaugurated the 3rd National Conference of 'Uniformed Women in Prison Administration' and shared her valuable insights. Senior BPR&D officials, prison officers & staff, domain experts & civil society members participated in the event.and shared her valuable insights. Senior BPR&D officials, prison officers & staff, domain experts & civil society members participated in the event on 22nd February 2022
Final Consultation on Review of Ceiminal Law Improvement in status of Women 18th February 2022
Chairperson National Commission for Women held a meeting withDGP Odisha Shri S K Bansal and other senior officials and discussed issues and cases related to crimes against women in the state on 18th february 2022
Chairperson NCW met with Honble Governor Odisha Prof Shri Ganeshi Lal and discussed various issues pertaining to welfare of women in the state She also discussed initiatives and ways to strengthen women of Odisha on 16th February 2022
Chairperson NCW held a meeting with office bearers and staff of Odisha State Commission for Women in Bhubaneswar on 16th February 2022
Chairperson NCW participated as Chief Guest and shared her valuable insights as keynote speaker on Self Actualisation A Step Towards Power Sharing at the 32nd National Meet of Forum of Women in Public Sector WIPS on 11th february 2022
30th Foundation Day programme of National Commission for Women on 31st January 2022
Interactive Meeting with Delhi Police
MOU E Cloud Learning on 29th 09 September 2021
Webinar on Addressing Polygamy in Arunchal Pradesh on 11 June 2021
Webinar on Misogyny Online and Social Responsibility of Social Media held on 28 June 2021
A morning Yoga session was organised by NCW to observe the 7th International day of Yoga on 21 June 2021
Webinar on Promoting Womens Health by Introducing Yoga in Daily Life held on 21 June 2021
Chairperson participated in the webinar organised by NCW on the occasion of International Day Of Yoga on 21 June 2021
Webinar organised by NCW on the occasion of International Day of Yoga
1st Regional Consultation on Review of the Maternity Benefit Act 1961 and the 2017 Amendment organized by NCW on 12 June 2021
Chairperson NCW held a meeting with Chairpersons of State Commissions for Women to discuss notable initiatives taken for ensuring safety and welfare of women especially during the pandemic SCWs apprised NCW of the work done for bringing relief to women in distress on 10 June 2022
Chairperson NCW addressed IAS Officer Trainees on Sexual Harassment at Workplace & Gender organized by Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration. The group comprised of 182 IAS Trainees and 3 trainee officers from Royal Bhutan Civil Services.
1st Regional Consultation on Review of the Maternity Benefit Act, 1961 and the 2017 Amendment held on 12 June 2021
Chairperson NCW participated as Chief Guest in the National Symposium on 'Break the Bloody Taboo: Menstrual Health Matters' organized by Ankit Dhariwal Memorial Trust & Dori Sakhi Chennai.
Session on Health of Pregnant Women during COVID-19 on 27 May 2021
Chairperson NCW participated as resource person & shared her insights in a webinar on 'Women's Safety : Ethico-Legal Dimensions' organised by the Centre for Women's Studies at Central University of Kerala. on 25 May 2021
Webinar on Womens Safety Ethico Legal Dimensions organised by the Centre for Womens Studies at Central University of Kerala on 25 May 2021
Chairperson National Commission for Women shared her views on 'Breaking the Glass Ceiling:Realising a women-led Atmanirbhar Bharat' organized for participants of Empowering Women through Entrepreneurship program with IIM Bangalore
FB Live on Health of Pregnant Women during COVID 19 May 2021
Chairperson NCW shared her insights in the Consultation on 'Acid Attack: Prevention, Prohibition, Rehabilitation' and highlighted the importance of sensitization and the need to make people aware on the sensitivity of the crime.
Consultation on Acid Attack-Prevention, Prohibition, Rehabilitation organized by NCW held on 10 May 2021
Webinar on Health & Physical Wellbeing of Women on 27 April 2021
Online session for participants of Empowering Women through Entrepreneurship program on 19 April 2021
One-day online training workshop for Internal Committee members of Jawaharlal Nehru University organised by NCW on 16 April 2021
हिंदी के प्रचार-प्रसार को बढ़ावा देने के लिए राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग में हिंदी कार्यशाला का आयोजन किया गया जिसमे आयोग के अधिकारियों एवं अन्य सदस्यों ने हिस्सा लिया 15 April 2021
NCW organized a one day online training on functions of Internal Committee under the PoSH Act for members of Manesar Industries Welfare Association on 13 April 2021
NCW organized a one day online training on functions of Internal Committee under the PoSH Act for members of Manesar Industries Welfare Association on 13 April 2021
NCW organized a one day online training on functions of Internal Committee under the PoSH Act for members of Manesar Industries Welfare Association on 13 April 2021
GP Himachal Pradesh Shri Sanjay Kundu paid a courtesy visit to Chairperson Ms Rekha Sharma at the NCW Office on 12 April 2021
Celebrating International Women s Day MAN FOR WOMEN on 10th March 2021 at Sushma Swaraj Bhawan Chanakyapuri New Delhi
Interactive Meeting with State Commissions for Women
FELICITATION OF “COVID WOMEN WARRIORS: THE REAL HEROES” on 29th Foundation Day of National Commission for Women
Rekha Shrma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women met with DGP, Uttar Pradesh & discussed about pending complaints and Police's role in tackling crime against women.
Chairperson Rekha Sharma participated as Chief Guest & shared her insights in the workshop on "Prevention of Sexual Harassment at Workplace" organized by National Commission for Women at University of Lucknow
Legal Awareness camp held in Bhandara Maharashtra under the collaborative campaign of National Commission for Women & NALSA. The programme aims to legally empower women and to make them aware of the channels available for grievance redressal.
Glimpses from the Legal Awareness camp held by DLSA, Akola, Maharashtra under the collaborative campaign of National Commission for Women & NALSA for legally empowering women.
A Consultation on Standing Operating procedure for handling of Rape Victims with NALSA on 15th January 2021 at Conference Hall NCW
Glimpses from the Legal Awareness Camp held in Nandurbar Maharashtra. These camps are organised under the collaborative campaign of National Commission for Women & NALSA to legally empower women.
E-Meeting with Director/ Medical Superintendent of Psychiatric Homes to discuss the various measures taken by hospital authorities for the female in-patients during pandemic COVID-19 and the action taken report on the Psychiatric Home report On 20.08.2020 (10:30 am to 12:00 pm)
@NCWIndia held a regional consultation on "Reviewing laws related to Inter-State #Women #MigrantWorkers Member Shyamala S Kundar discussed the issue of 'Special Vulnerability of #Women #MigrantWorkers in the 1st session
Session 2 discussed challenges in grassroot implementation of #Law and #PolicyMeasures related to #Women #MigrantWorkers Measures such as enhanced #EmploymentOpportunities in the parent state and starting information management from #Panchayats to better implement laws for #MigrantWorkers were suggested.
Session 3 discussed #Women #MigrantWorkers and #LabourLaw: Identifying Gaps and Exploring Remedial Measures where suggestions such as setting up of a dedicated workforce to collect and maintain information on #MigrantWorkers were discussed.
@NCWIndia Chairperson Rekha Sharma held an e-meeting with 30 police officials, including state #DGPs and their representatives. The meeting discussed steps taken by states to ensure immediate relief to victims of #DomesticViolence in critical times of #COVID19
National Commission for Women held 2nd Advisory Committee meeting via video-conference today with external members, advisories & State Commissions to discuss on major/important activities of the Commission to be taken up during the current year plan #AatmaNirbharBharatAbhiyaan
Reviews on redressal mechanism & support system for protection of women from crimes & violence, mental healthcare, cyber security are concern areas that the Commission will respond & adapted to new circumstances, such as online counselling, shelter homes, emergency response chat-boxs. #WomenSafety
Skill training for women-led enterprise will align with current MSME's schemes to support women entrepreneurs to sustain the vision of #AatmaNirbharBharat
Webinar hosted by Lovely Professional University, on the "Socio-Legal Framework for Optimizing Women Entrepreneurship in India". Guest Speaker NCW India Chairperson Smt. Rekha Sharma shared insights and strength on #IndiaForward #AatmNirbharBharat vision amidst lockdown & role of women.
Thank you School of Law, Sharda University for inviting the Chairperson Smt. Rekha Sharma and Member Dr.Rajul Desai from National Commission for Women to be part of the discussion on Measures to curb Domestic Violence amid the Lockdown
Session in progress on video conference with all States DG/IG (Prisons) for discussions, update & action taken on Advisory/Recommendation sent earlier by National Commission for Women to improve the condition of Female Prison Wards/Barracks in wake of the #COVID19 crises.
National Commission for Women conducted an online Regional Consultation on "Reviews of Laws Relating to Inter-State Women Migrant Workers", and in context to the challenges & impact of #Covid_19india pandemic crises.
NCW organizes "Consultation on Assisting Women Led Enterprises" in association with Minsitry of MSME, to improve the potential and productivity of women led MSMEs in the country through various effective measures - Skills, Technology, Finance, Market Access to building Infrastructure.
National Commission for Women has organized a Seminar on "Prevention & Abolition of Witch Hunting" in collaboration with Centre for Women Studies, Dibrugarh University, Assam.
The 2-Day Workshop on "Sexual Harrasment of Women at Workplace" was inaugrated at Jawaharlal Nehru University with NCW Chairperson, Smt. Rekha Sharma, as Chief Guest, in collaboration with NCW & Internal Complaint Committee, JNU.
The Members of the Commission met and discussed issues relating to women of Mizoram with Shri P. S. Sreedharan Pillai, Honorable Governor of Mizoram
Interactive Meeting held with State Commission for Women (North East Region) at Aizwal, Mizoram. Discussions on measures taken by SCW on online complaint redressal mechanism, safety & security of women and other empowerment of women activities.
NCW organized a Seminar on "Empowering Women through Entrepreneurship" in collaboration with Women Studies Centre, Mizoram University, Aizwal. Chairperson Smt. Rekha Sharma opens the addressing remarks to the Scholars, Faculty & Participants. Women Entreprenuers from Mizoram shared their success stories at the Seminar. They had good interactions with Chairperson, Members and Member Secretary of the Commission.
A panel discussion was also conducted at seminar wtih the panellists Dr. C Vanlalrangsama, IES, Secretary, Dept. of Planning and Program Implementation (Govt. of Mizoram), Prof. Darun Kumar, IIT Guwahati, Dr Rama Ramaswamy, Dept. of Commerce, Mizoram University.
NCW Inquiry Team led by Member Dr. Rajul L. Desai, along with Advocate Malshree Gadhvi (DLSA) visited the Sahjanand Girls Institute at Bhuj on 16/Feb/2020 to discuss the incident of 'Strip Test'. Three Females held responsible are suspended by the Administration.
An Inquiry team led by NCW Chairperson visited the Allahabad University Campus, interacted with acting Vice-Chancellor, Registrar, Finance Officer & Girls Students to take stock of complaints against allegation of women security in the Campus.
Educational visit hosted for 40 students from Noida International University on 10.02.2020 at NCW office, Explained the functioning of the Commission in matters of Dowry, Women-Guardianship, Human Trafficking, Sex Workers, and initiatives taken by NCW to deal with such issues.
NCW organized a National Seminar on “Prevention & Abolition of the Practice of Witch Hunting in India”, in collaboration with National University of Study and Research in Law (NUSRL), Ranchi, Jharkhand
NCW Chairperson Smt. Rekha Sharma inaugurated the National Seminar on "Gender Based Violence in India: Social Norms, Social Work & Social Change" organized by Maharaja Sayajiro University, Faculty of Social Work at Vadodara, Gujurat
NCW held the 3rd Regional Consultation at Guwahati (Assam) on, "Female Labour Force Participation in India" organized at National Law University & Judiciary Academy (NLUJA) in association with VV Giri National Law Institute on 06.02.2020. Spread over three sessions, the deliberations were over key concerns regarding FLFPR and Impact of existing Women related Legislations and Child Protection Policies. NCW Member Smt. Soso Shaiza was present at the Consultation and led one of the Sessions as well.
National Commission for Women (NCW) and UN Women organized a National Consultation on the Review of Beijing+25, to galvanize all stakeholders to implement actions that remove the most conspicuous barriers to gender equality. The aim of the consultation was to bring together civil society and the women and youth of India, gender equality advocates from all walks of life, in a national public conversation on the urgent actions that need to be taken for the realization of gender equality.
The inaugural session was attended by Governor of Chhattisgarh, Smt. Anusuiya Uikey, Secretary Ministry of women and Child development, Rabindra Panwar and Ms, Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women.
The objectives of the Consultation were to assess progress and challenges to the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action in India over the past 5 year, discuss lessons learned, priority actions required to realized gender equality and the empowerment of women by 2030, discuss emerging areas that have impact on women’s empowerment.
NCW Chairperson Smt. Rekha Sharma met with Women Farmers from Farm Suicide States (suicide-effected families), with help of MAKAAM NGO to discuss about challenges faced by them in current scenario.
Smt. Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, NCW held a meeting with NGOs working towards the welfare of women in Uttar Pradesh on 25th November 2019. The meeting was held at UP Mahila Aayog office in Lucknow in the presence of Smt. Vimla Batham, Chairperson and Smt. Sushma Singh, Vice-Chairperson UP Mahila Aayog.
Prize Distribution Function Gender Sensitization and Legal Awareness Programe for the students of Kendriya Vidyalayas Delhi Region at Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
Mrs. Rekha Sharma, Member, National Commission for Women attended International Conference on Protection of rights of the Migrant Workers in Kathmandu, Nepal from November 12th to 14th 2019. She spoke about the issues of women migrant workers at the conference.
The National Commission for Women organized a Gender Sensitisation workshop for police officials of Andaman & Nicobar islands on 22nd October, 2019 . Smt. Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women chaired the workshop and spoke about the role of police to curb the crimes against women and how to empathise with rape victims and treat them when they approach them for filing complaint.
Smt. Rekha Sharma had an interactive meeting with the senior police officials of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The meeting was convened by DGP Shri Dependra Pathak.
@NCWIndia in collaboration with IIM Kashipur organized a seminar on 'Gender stereotyping in Campus Placement' at IIM campus where member Chandramukhi Devi and Member Secretary Meenakshi Gupta participated.
The National Commission for Women has convened a meeting of all State Commissions for Women today in the premises of the Commission in New Delhi to discern and share good practices.
यौन उत्पीड़न मामले में National Commission for Women ने आकाशवाणी के डीजी और प्रसार भारती के सीईओ से की मुलाकात
Mahila Jan Sunwai, chaired by Member Ms. Soso Shaiza, was held in South Delhi today for effective and speedy resolution of complaints received by the National Commission for Women
ACP South District of Delhi Police and representatives of District Legal Legal Service (DLSA) were also present.
Member Smt. Chandramukhi Devi called on Smt. Draupadi Murmu, Hon'ble Govenor of Jharkhand at Raj Bhawan in #Ranchi
They discussed at length various issues related to women in the state.
#Karnataka | Today the National Commission for Women's Inquiry Committee, led by Smt. Rekha Sharma, visited #Hassan to investigate into the recent case of women bonded labourers rescued from a plantation in Savanthahalli Village.
The Committee met concerned district officers and some of the victims to ascertain the facts and circumstances of the case.
Secretary, Karnataka State Commission for Women, Dy. Commissioner, SP Hassan District, Addnl. SP, Hassand District, Assistant Labour Commissioner,
officials of WCD Dept. and Social Welfare Dept., Tehsildar and Executive Officer of Hassan District were also present.
Glimpses of the Gender Sensitization Programme conducted by the National Commission for Women for 984 officers of Delhi Police at Police Training Centre, New Delhi on 29.12.2018.
Our expert gender trainers Ms. Chetna Soni (Research Officer, NCW), Mr. Sarvesh Pandey (Counselor, NCW) . Ms. Avni Bahri (Junior Technical Expert, NCW) and Mr. Piyush Chhabra (Junior Technical Expert, NCW) conducted interactive sessions on a wide range of topics.The goal is to sensitize officers on gender issues and empower the police force with the ability to perform their duties more effectively and without prejudice and discrimination.
Mr. Nitish Chandan of Cyber Peace Foundation conducted a session on 'Cyber Crime Against Women- Issues & Redressal'.
On 28.12.208, the National Commission for Women conducted two Mahila Jan Sunwais in Uttar Pradesh.
The 2nd Mahila Jan Sunwai was held at Police Line, #Agra and was chaired by Member Smt. Kamlesh Gautam.
Superintendent of Police, Agra and concerned IOs of cases were present and 52 cases were taken up by the NCW team.
#OneStopCentres play a vital role in helping women in distress across the country.
On 28.12.2018, a team from the National Commission for Women led by Member Smt Chandramukhi Devi, conducted a surprise visit of one such facility in #Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh to review the range of services provided to women in the region.
Glimpses of the Mahila Jan Sunwai organised by the National Commission for Women on 28.12.2018 in #Ghaziabad
The Jan Sunwai was chaired by Member Smt. Chandramukhi Devi. Officers of Uttar Pradesh Police including SP Ghaziabad and SDPO, DLSA advocates and Protection Officer of Welfare Deptt., Uttar Pradesh are also present.
The National Commission for Women has taken cognizance of the media report captioned Uttrakhand Woman Set on Fire by Stalker is Critical. Shifted to Delhi published in Haribhumi on 19.12.2018
Today, a team from NCW, led by Member Smt. Chandramukhi Devi, visited the victim in the hospital. The NCW team also met the mother of victim and assured that Commission will provide all possible help to ensure appropriate action is taken against the accused, as per law.
Additional Medical Superintendent has informed NCW that the hospital will continue providing the best medical treatment and facilities available.
Member Ms. Soso Shaiza attended a 'Consultation on Human Trafficking' organized by PRAYAS - to commemorate their 30 years journey of combating Human Trafficking- on 13.12.2018 in New Delhi. Survivors of human trafficking attended the programme and shared their stories.
Dialogue Initiative Foundation, in aasociation with National Commission for Women, organised a programme on "Women Security & Society" on 16th December, 2018 at IGNCA, Janpath, New Delhi. Smt. Rekha Sharma chaired the programme as Chief Guest.
A two-day #LegalAwarenessProgramme was organised in Belonia District in South Tripura. Participants were made aware of their legal rights, and the procedure and method of access to the legal system. The programme was sponsored by the National Commission for Women and organised by Tripura State Commission for Women.
Miss Tikhala Itaye, Chair, SheDecidesGFI visited the Commission on 13th December, 2018. Smt. Rekha Sharma, Member Smt. Chandramukhi Devi and senior officials of the National Commission for Women had an insightful discussion with Miss Tikhala and shared views and experiences on various issues related to women.
Smt. Rekha Sharma chairs the 2nd consultation meeting for finalising tools of #SwadharGreh survey today at the Commission.
Member Ms. Soso Shaiza, Member Smt. Chandramukhi Devi, senior officials of NCW and various stakeholders are also present.
Ms. Soso Shaiza called on Shri N. Biren Singh, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Manipur in Imphal. Ms. Shaiza was felicitated by the Chief Minister on being appointment as Member, National Commission for Women.
The National Commission for Women, in partnership with Facebook and Cyber Peace Foundation, launched the ''Digital Literacy & Online Safety Programme for North East Women'' in Imphal, Manipur. The North East edition of the ''Digital Literacy Programme'' was launched by Dr. Najma Heptulla, Hon''ble Governor of Manipur. Ms. Nemcha Kipgen, Hon''ble Minister of Social Justice & Cooperation, Smt. Rekha Sharma, Hon''ble Chairperson, National Commission for Women, Ms. Soso Shaiza, Hon'ble Member, National Commission for Women were also present for the launch. Over 400 students from Imphal and various districts of Manipur participated in the inauguration function and attended the first ''Digital Shakti'' training programme.
Member Smt. Soso Shaiza and Member Smt. Chandramukhi Devi interacted with final semester LLB students visiting from Durgapur Institute of Legal Studies, West Bengal on November 29th 2018
The National Commission for Women (NCW) organized a one-day consultation regarding law review on “Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace” (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 on November 17th, 2018 in the premises of the National Commission for Women, New Delhi.
The National Commission for Women as per its mandates has been reviewing legal safeguards for women and recommending remedial legislatives measures.
In compliance with its mandates and considering the recent spurt in sexual harassment reported in the media, it was decided to take up the review of the POSH Act with a view to examine whether existing provisions of the Act require any amendments.
Experts including Justice Sujata Manohar (Retd.), Justice G. Rohini (Retd.), Prof. (Dr) G.S. Bajpai, Registrar, National Law University, New Delhi, Advocate Flavia Agnes, Advocate Madhu Mehra, Ms. Suneeta Dhar, Pam Pajput, Prof. (Dr.) Mrinal Satish, various other stakeholders attended the meeting to deliberate on the various lacunae identified in the Act and made recommendations for the proper implementation of the Act in addressing the issues of sexual harassment of women at all workplaces in the country.
As part of #vigilanceweek2018, Smt. Rekha Sharma administered the ''Integrity Pledge'' at the Commission today. National Commission for Women employees took the Pledge affirming their commitment to eradicate corruption and to uphold the highest standards of honesty and integrity at all times.
An online safety & #digitalliteracy workshop was conducted for National Commission for Women employees at the Commission on November 1st. #Cybersecurity experts from Cyber Peace Foundation highlighted the emerging threats online, the importance of promoting #digitalliteracy for women and raising awareness about #cybercrimes. Participants were also made aware of the recourse available to women to prevent and redress such crimes.
A consultation meeting on ‘Economic Rehabilitation of Women Deserted by NRI Husbands’ was organised by the National Commission for Women on 23/10/2018 at the Centre for Social Work, Panjab University, Chandigarh. The broad purpose of this meeting was to formulate a systematic plan of partnership between NCW and NGOs in #Punjab for measures towards rehabilitation of women and their children affected on account of various issues arising from #NRIMarriages
The meeting was chaired by Shri K.L. Sharma, Joint Secretary, NCW
Smt. Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women interacted with beneficiaries of various women empowerment and welfare schemes on 08/10/2018 in Patna. She also reviewed the progress of the implementation of these schemes being carried out by the Bihar Women & Child Development Department and Health Department.
Gender Sensitization Programme for Himachal Pradesh Police at 2nd IRBn Sakoh in Dharamshala. Around 60 police of rank of SI, ASI, and Head Constable, a medical officer, and an NGO representative participated in the workshop on 05/10/2018
Shri Alok Rawat, Member, National Commission for Women visited #Chhattisgarh to take review all women-related central government schemes and their implementation in the State. Shri Alok Rawat, Member, National Commission for Women visited Chhattisgarh to take review all women-related central government schemes and their implementation in the State. Representatives of the Chhattisgarh Women & Child Development Deptt. and Heath Deptt. were also present.
The National Commission for Women has convened a meeting with senior officials of Delhi Police at the Commission today with a view to strengthen coordination between the Commission and Delhi Police to collectively ensure safety for women in the capital. Senior officers of Delhi Police participated in this meeting.
This week is International Week of the Deaf and today representatives of the Indian Sign Language Research and Training Centre (ISLRTC) visited the Commission to raise awareness about the Deaf Community, sign languages, and the rights of deaf individuals.
Smt. Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women met the team of Gauravi (Sakhi)- #OneStopCentre in Bhopal. Their tireless efforts to ensure safety and security for distressed women through services ranging from social support, counselling, legal aid and temporary shelter is admirable.
Smt. Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women interacted with beneficiaries of various central Government schemes for women in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh to understand the impact of these schemes on ground level.
Smt. Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women with ‘Aayog Sakhis’ of Madhya Pradesh. These ‘Aayog Sakhis’ are part of a committee formed by the Madhya Pradesh State Commission for Women for speedy redressal of complaints at the block and district level. Aside from complaint redressal, ''Aayog Sakhis'' also work tirelessly to enable women to understand the method of access to the legal systems by conducting legal awareness programmes at district and sub-district levels in the state.
Special Programme to Felicitate Dr Najma Heptulla, Honorable Governor of Manipur on being awarded Outstanding Parliamentarian Award
Panel Discussion titled "Perspective : Political Participation & Representation of Women in India" - Venue - Auditorium, National Commission for Women, New Delhi, Delhi
A two-member team from the National Commission for Women (NCW), led by Member Shri Alok Rawat, conducted an inspection of Thane Central Jail on 25.07.2018.
As part of the National Commission for Women’s (NCW) ongoing endeavor to bring a higher level of sensitivity among police personnel, the Commission conducted a one-day Gender Sensitization Training Programme for the Bihar Police force on 17th July at the Bihar Agriculture Management & Extension Training Institute (BAMETI), Patna, Bihar.
NCW organized gender sensitization workshop in Kerala Police Academy on 05.07.2018, 700 police officials / trainees attended the workshop.
National Commission for Women, Facebook and Cyber Peace Foundation launched the 1st training workshop of the ‘Digital Literacy and Online Safety Programme’ at Punjab University, Chandigarh on 18th June, 2018. Hon’ble Governor Prof. Kaptan Singh Solanki graced the occasion as Chief Guest.
The National Commission for Commission convened a two-day interactive meeting with the State Commissions for Women (SCW) that was held from 8th May to 9th May, 2018 at the Commission in New Delhi. On conclusion of the two-day conference of the NCW and State Women Commissions, six resolutions were passed for future course of action.