Workshop on Capacity Building Programme of Women Managers in Higher Education organized at GNDU
Amritsar Feb 13, 2018 – Three-days Workshop on Capacity Building Programme of Women Managers in Higher Education organized at Guru Nanak Dev University. This workshop was hosted by Punjab School of Economics of the University in collaboration with Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India.
As many as 40 participants from the various Universities and colleges of the region were participated. During three days various themes like Women and Work, Women and Crime, Academic leadership for the Women, Management of Professional and Personal Responsibilities etc were discussed.
Prof. Rajesh Gill, Department of Sociology, Chandigarh delivered the inaugural address. He emphasized the need for women empowerment at all strata’s of our society. Professor Shweta Shenoy, Head, MYOAS GNDU Department of Sports Science and Medicine presented Presidential remarks. She discussed the issue of gender discrimination in our society which is detrimental to the overall health of our society.
Professor Kuldeep Kaur, Co-ordinator of the workshop & Head, Punjab School of Economics, School of Social Sciences introduced the theme of the workshop. Dr. Swati Mehta, Assistant Professor, Punjab School of Economics welcomed the guests and conducted the proceedings during the workshop.
Professor Vinay Kapoor, Commissioner, State Information Commission, Chandigarh, Prof. Paramjit Nanda, Mrs. Neetu Dua, Prof. Anupama from Punjabi University, Patiala, Prof. Renu Bhardwaj, Prof. Avinash Nagpal , Prof. Ravi Kiran from Thapar University, Patiala and Mr. H.S. Nanda, IAS (Retd.) Commissioner Jalandhar Division also delivered their views on this occasion.