THEME : Significance of Gender Equity
Participants all students from V1th Semester
Presidential Address Dr.Joy K L
Principal St Thomas ‘College (Autonomous) Thrissur
Chief Guest Dr Mallika A Nair
Assistant Professor in English
Vimala College (Autonomous) Thrissur
A webinar on “Gender Equality and Safety” was organised by the Gender Champion Programme and IQAC of our College via Youtube live on 18 December 2021. Dr. Mallika Nair, Assistant Professor, Vimala College (Autonomous) Thrissur, was the resource person.Dr Joy K L presided the webinar ,Gender programme coordinator Dr Vimala K John welcomed the gathering ,Rev Dr Anil George Konkoth Facilitate the gathering .110 students participated in the webinar
The major points discussed were:-
Gender safety is built on an acknowledgment of gender as a set of ideologies which are produced reproduced and sustained within (and beyond) school classrooms and hallways.
10 ways to promote gender equality in daily life
- share household chores and childcare equally. …
- watch for signs of domestic violence. …
- support mothers and parents. …
- reject chauvinist and racist attitudes. …
- help women gain power. …
- listen and reflect. …
- hire diversity. …
- pay (and demand) the same salary for equal work.
Gender equality is when people of all genders have equal rights, responsibilities and opportunities. … Gender equality prevents violence against women and girls. It’s essential for economic prosperity. Societies that value women and men as equal are safer and healthier.
gender equity provide—The concept of gender equity refers to “fairness of treatment for women and men, according to their respective needs. This may include equal treatment or treatment that is different but which is considered equivalent in terms of rights, benefits, obligations and opportunities”
Is gender equality a concept—-Gender equality implies that the interests, needs and priorities of both women and men and girls and boys are taken into consideration, recognizing the diversity of different groups and that all human beings are free to develop their personal abilities and make choices without the limitations set by stereotypes
Youtube Link : https://youtu.be/1Bsj2CzNTpA