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Beyond Binaries: A Deep Dive into Tackling Sexual Harassment Through POSH Policies

Beyond Binaries: A Deep Dive into Tackling Sexual Harassment Through POSH Policies

The Gender Impact Studies Center (GISC) at IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi conducted a four week Online National Spring School Program on ‘Ending Gender-based Violence – Cohort 2: Awareness of Policies & Governance’ from March 5th, 2024 to March 27th 2024. On day 7, Ms Nandini Sarkar delivered a presentation on Beyond Binaries: A Deep Dive into Tackling Sexual Harassment Through POSH Policies.
Building Partnerships: Collaborative Approaches for a Coordinated Response to Gender Based Violence

Building Partnerships: Collaborative Approaches for a Coordinated Response to Gender Based Violence

The Gender Impact Studies Center (GISC) at IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute, New Delhi conducted a four week Online National Spring School Program on ‘Ending Gender-based Violence – Cohort 2: Awareness of Policies & Governance’ from March 5th, 2024 to March 27th 2024. On day 7, our first speaker of the day Adv. Audrey D'Mello delivered a presentation on Building Partnerships: Collaborative Approaches for a Coordinated Response to Gender Based Violence.
Unveiling Empowerment: Inspiring Women Voice

Unveiling Empowerment: Inspiring Women Voice

Gender Impact Studies Center, IMPRI Impact and Policy Research Institute hosted the Winter School Program on Young Women Leaders in Public Policy Fellowship.   The 9th Session of this course was conducted from 6th January to 8th March. The session was convened by Dr. Arjun Kumar, Simmi Mehata, Prof. Gumadi Srideviji, and Adv Dr. Shalu Nigam. The course is conducted by esteemed women pioneers from varied fields with special guidance to emerging young Women Leaders.
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Gender Differences in Psychological Counselling

Dr. Varudhini Kankipati's address during the Gender and Mental Health certificate training program organized by the Impact and Policy Research Institute provided a comprehensive examination of the intricate interplay between gender dynamics and mental health. In this session report, we delve into Dr. Kankipati's key insights, practical recommendations, and their implications for mental health practitioners. Through her expertise and experience, Dr. Kankipati elucidated the challenges, nuances, and opportunities inherent in fostering gender-sensitive therapeutic environments.
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Impact of Gender-Based Violence in Mental Health Care

Gender-based violence casts a long and dark shadow over societies worldwide, permeating every facet of life and leaving deep scars on survivors. Within this complex tapestry of violence, the intersectionality of mental health and gender dynamics emerges as a critical focal point for advocacy and intervention. At the Gender and Mental Health certificate program organized by the Impact and Policy Research Institute, Ms. Sangeeta Rege delivered a profoundly insightful address, shedding light on the nuanced interplay between gender-based violence and mental health care. Ms. Rege articulated a compelling narrative that underscores the urgent need for gender-sensitive approaches within healthcare settings and systemic reforms to ensure equitable access to mental health services for all survivors.
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Empowering Mental Health: A Gender-Sensitive Approach

Day 3 of the Gender and Mental Health Training Programme, organized by the Impact and Policy Research Institute, featured an enlightening address by Professor Vibhuti Patel on. Her comprehensive analysis of the intersectionality between gender, mental health, and societal structures provided profound insights into the challenges faced by women in accessing mental health support and the imperative for gender-sensitive approaches to mental health care.