ALS Noida | Seminar on “Human Rights in India: An Insight to the challenges related to women”

ABOUT AMITY LAW SCHOOL, NOIDA

Amity University, Uttar Pradesh a world-class bona fide University established by a State Act, recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with “A+” Grade, as a leading institution engaged in imparting higher education in various fields.

Amongst the diverse areas in which the University imparts education, law has emerged as a discipline par excellence. Rigorously engaged in propagating legal education is Amity Law School, Noida is an institution established by an educational society RBEF (Ritnand Balved Education Foundation) with the object of providing high quality education in the legal domain. Teaching at Amity Law School started with effect from 3rd November 2004.

Amity Law School is situated at Sector 125, Noida, (Uttar Pradesh) a city 10 miles from the capital city of India, Delhi and is an institution that is devoted to prepare a generation of law professionals capable of facing future demands.

TRAINING PROGRAMME CUM NATIONAL SEMINAR

This event aims to bring together researchers, professionals, activists and students to discuss the modern concepts of Human Rights and Gender Justice, expanding scope & violation of such rights and mechanisms to the restoration of Human Rights and Gender Justice in India. Thus, this event would be centered around the various themes but this session will more focused on particular sub-themes only. 

SUB-THEMES

  • Triple Talaq and the Constitution of India
  • Acid Attack – Recourse from acerbic life to normal one
  • Sex Selection and Abortion
  • Reproductive Rights of Women in India
  • Prevention of Women from Sexual Offences
  • Inequality in Education and Employment for Women
  • Mental Health of Women
  • Legal Rights of Surrogates in India
  • Honour Killing – Whether An “Honored” Crime?
  • Access of Human Rights to the Women in the Tribal areas of India

(The above mentioned themes are not exhaustive. Participants can cover any other relevant theme related to the broader seminar theme)

AREAS OF DISCUSSIONS

  • Universal Declaration on Human Rights, 1948
  • UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, 1979
  • Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993
  • Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005
  • Composition and functioning of NHRC/SHRCs/National Commission of Women
  • Discrimination in Health and Reproductive Rights of Women
  • Violence against Women
  • Female foeticide and Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act, 2003
  • Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971
  • Reproductive and Maternal Health
  • Education and Employment issues
  • Empowering at risk: Tribal women

AIM AND OBJECTIVES

The Training Programme Cum National Seminar aims to bring together academicians, research scholars, practitioners, students and other groups whose interests are in the issues of women’s rights to share their works and experiences. In addition, the seminar is also intended to strengthen networking and collaboration among participants. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners, and educators to discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, as well as practical challenges, encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Human Rights of Women.

IMPORTANT DATES

Submission of Abstracts 11th November, 2019
Acceptance of Abstract 15th November, 2019
Communication of Acceptance 17th November, 2019
Registration and Submission of Fees 18th -25th November, 2019
Submission of Complete Paper 20th December, 2019
Date of Seminar 10th January, 2020

NOTE

  • Separate certificates will be awarded for participation and paper presentation
  • Research Paper in-absentia is also acceptable
  • No TA/DA shall be provided to the participants. Paid Accommodation can be arranged

 

FEES DETAILS

Academician/Legal/Medical Practitioners Rs. 1000/- (Single Authorship)

Rs. 1400/- (Dual Authorship)

Research Scholars/Students Rs. 750/- (Single Authorship)

Rs. 1200 (Dual Authorship)

Papers In Absentia Rs. 1000/-

 

AUTHORS GUIDELINES

  • Word Limit for the Abstract: 250-300 words
  • Word Limit of the complete paper : 2500 words – 5000 words (exclusive of footnotes)
  • It must be typed using MS Word in Times New Roman Font Size 12 on A4 size paper with a margin of 1” on all sides and 1.5 line spacing
  • The paper should not have been previously presented or published
  • Authors must refer to the Blue Book citation mode 19th edition
  • The title of the manuscript should be clear and precise
  • Kindly mention the title of the abstract along with details of co-author (if any), which should not be more than two
  • Submit soft copy at the email address: alsntrainingprogram@yahoo.com
  • Participants will be provided with Seminar Kits, Networking Tea & Lunch during the Training Programme Cum National Seminar

MODE OF PAYMENT

The Participants have to pay the required registration fees on the portal link provided upon acceptance of abstract.

FACULTY COORDINATORS

Dr. Neha Bahl            

Convener

nbahl@amity.edu

Ms. Sheeba Ahad                    

Co-Convener   

sahad@amity.edu
                                                                                                                 

Ms. Ghazala Sharif

Co-Convener

gsharif@amity.edu

CONTACT DETAILS

STUDENT COORDINATORS

Ms. Sweta: 9953027312

Email ID: ss159992@gmail.com

Mr. Pratyush Jha, 9871250762

Email ID: jhapratyush914@gmail.com

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