Dear Students and Professionals,
This is to inform you that Air Law Academy and Research Centre under the head of Bar Council Of India (BCI) is conducting the Professional Development Training Programme as per the following Details:
Mrs. Madhu Purnima Kishwar (Activist, Speaker, Author)
10th March 2018
10:00am – 01:00pm
Bar Council of India Auditorium, 21 Rose Avenue, Institutional Area, New Delhi-110002
About the Speaker
Madhu Kishwar is an Indian Feminist, Academic, writer. She is a professor at the Centre for Study of Developing Societies (CSDS), based in Delhi, and the Director of the Indian Studies Project based at CSDS which aims to promote the Study of “Religions and Culture in the Indic Civilizations”.
Kishwar studied at Miranda House in Delhi, where she was the President of the Student’s Union, and then studied history at in Delhi.
Kishwar is founder editor of – a Journal about Women published since 1979. It has been described by Amartya Sen as “a pioneering feminist journal”. She is also the Founder President of Manushi Sangathan, a forum for research-based activist interventions which works for democratic reforms that promote greater social justice and strengthen human rights, especially for women.
In 2013, Madhu Kishwar wrote a series of articles titled Modinama (Chronicles of Modi) in her magazine Manushi, where she was critical of the media for what she termed “false propaganda” about Narendra Modi’s role during the Gujarat violence 2002 and in its aftermath.Subsequently, she published the book Modi, Muslims and Media, documenting a similar stance.
She conducted studies on Khap and found that only 2% to 3% honor killings are related to gotra killings, rest are done by families, “will you ban families?”
She also conducted studies on the 2002 Gujarat riots.
Kishwar is the Founding editor of Manushi, a Journal about women published since 1979, It has been described by Amartya Sen as “a pioneer feminist journal”. She has been a founding member, president of manushi sangathan, a forum for research-based activities interventions which work for democratic reforms that promote greater social justice and strengthen the human rights and especially for women.
Certificate from the BCI & ALARC will be given to the Registered Students(Facilitation Kits and Lunch will be provided at the Venue).
Registration Fees Payable Rs 600/- Only
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Limited Seats. Registration on First Come First Serve Basis
*Registration Closes on 8th March 2018.
For any other query contact the undersigned.