Center for Women and Gender Development

Objectives

  • To create social awareness about the problems of women in general and gender discrimination in particular by means of programs like lectures, workshops and seminars.
  • To create awareness about health and hygiene among girl students.
  • To organize events, workshops and programmes on gender amity, women’s welfare and to recognize individual efforts towards equality and empowerment
  • To assert the importance of spiritual, economic, social, racial and gender equality.
  • To create legal awareness among women by informing about Women Welfare Laws.
  • To encourage participation of NGOs working in the area of women’s development in the activities of the cell.
  • To enable women to make informed choices in areas like education, employment and health especially reproductive health.
  • Promotion, development and dissemination of knowledge regarding the role of girl students and women in the present social context.

Committee

Chairman Prof. Dr. V. Rajendran,
Principal
Convener Dr. V. Shanmugaraju,
Dean – Student Affairs
Coordinator(s)

Dr. S.Suguna,
Department of Commerce (Cost Accounting)

Dr. C.Kandasamy,
Department of Commerce (Finance)

Members

Dr. K. Girija,
Physics

Mrs. S. Sasikala ,
CLT

Dr. S. Gandhimathi,
Commerce

Mrs. V.Sengani,
Commerce

Dr. V. Vinodhini,
Information Technology

Ms. S. Nithya Devi,
English

Mrs. D. Geethamani,
Management Studies

Activities (2020-21)

S.No

Date

Name & Designation of the Resource person

Topic

Venue

Beneficiary

1

31.01.2020

Dr. Shanthosini, Educational Consultant, Coimbatore

& Dr. Padmavathi, Professor and Head, Department of Hindi, PSGR Krishnammal College For Women.

Guest Lecture – Intergenerational Bonding

Kambar Arangam

100

2

06.02.2020

Prof. N. Manimekalai, Director & Head, Department of Women’s Studies, Bharathidasan University

Awareness Programme – International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation 2020

Regional Science Centre, Coimbatore

20

3

09.03.2020

Lalitha Prakash, Executive Director, K’sirs International School

Women’s Day Celebration

Seminar Hall VII

150

4

26.08.2020

Mrs.Ambujam Mohan, M.L., Co-Founder and Trustee of Justice for Women Aggrieved Legal Aid and Awareness (JWALAA)

Webinar – Women’s Law on International Women’s Equality Day

Google Meet

100

5

10.11.2020

Prof. N. Manimekalai, Director & Head, Department of Women’s Studies, Bharathidasan University

Webinar – Gender Sensitization

Google Meet

100

6

19.11.2020

Dr.P.Veeramani, Assistant Professor, Centre for Women’s Studies, Alagappa University

Webinar – Gender Development

Google Meet

100

7

18.12.2020

Ms.Shareya Kallingal and Ms.N.M. Sreejaya, Advocates, Coimbatore

Webinar – The Change in Gender Equations

Google Meet

100

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