Workshop on 'Gender Sensitization in Management Education'
Center for Women Development, IFHE, organized a five-day Workshop Titled ‘Gender Sensitization in Management Training’ from March 30th to April 03, 2015. The resource persons of the Workshop were : Prof.Susheela Kaushik, Former Director of Women’s Studies at Delhi University, Prof.Reicha Tanwar, Director, Center for Women Studies, Kurukshetra University, Prof.Usha Rani, Director, Center for Women Studies, Sri Venkateswara University and other experts in this field.
With increasing number of women entering professional life, growing issues concerning women and gender relations, sensitizing men and women, towards achieving better, deeper understanding and empathy towards each other had been the aim of this Workshop. The recent developments and laws on Women harassment in workplaces, how women need to manage professional and personal lives, the support systems that help women excel, the flexibility work models that benefit women, importance of leadership, mentoring and networking, concerns over gender inequity in academic governance, are some of the topics that were discussed in the Workshop.
The Workshop was attended by faculty from Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Open University, Global Education Center, and Faculty from IFHE. The Workshop was very informative, interactive, and fruitful, provided a platform for experience sharing and learning for the participants.