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SC: Give up stereotypical views on widows

11-08-2017 | Ashok K.M. | Livelaw News Network

Supreme Court intervenes to form a committee of lawyers, activists and NGO nominees to study reports and provide a plan to rehabilitate widows in ashrams across the country so that they can live with dignity.

SC says Centre’s roadmap on widows not enough

20-07-2017 |  | Livelaw News Network

The Supreme Court has told the Centre that issues like national policy on empowerment of women, nourishment, sanitation and hygiene at shelter homes have not been addressed in its roadmap to improve the condition of widows. 

Women friendly public transport needed in Delhi

14-06-2017 | Sweta Goswami | Hindustan Times

Despite women in the Capital using public transport more than men, urban transport has yet to be ‘gender responsive’ and have policies that ensure women’s safety.

 

Women's Safety Audits

17-05-2017 |  | NIUA-CIDCO

Women’s safety audits are used to measure ‘feeling of safety’ to make public spaces inclusive and safe for marginalized groups through active public participation in data collection and decision making.

 

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