GOKHALE INSTITUTE OF POLITICS & ECONOMICS

Deemed to be University u/s 3 of UGC Act, 1956

Re-accredited by NAAC with Grade 'A'
Committee for Prevention of Sexual Harassment at Workplace

Committee for Prevention of Sexual Harassment at Workplace

Ref. 4.8/  r  /        /2015                                                                                                      1uly24, 2015

CI RCULAR

COMMITTEE FOR PREVENTION OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF WOMEN AT WORKPLACE (CPSHW)

Gokhale Instit ute of Politics and Economics (Deemed University) is committed  to creating and maintaini ng an environment that is free of harassment, exploitation, intimidation and discrimination on the basis of ge nde r, and to uphold the fundamental right of equality unde r Article 14, right agai nst gender- based discrimination under ArticleI5, and right to life and dignity under Article 21 of the Constitution of   India,

In accordance with the landmark judgment of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, August 1997 (Vishak a & others v. State of Rajasthan & others) the Institute constitutes the following Committee to expeditiously deal with cases, if any, of gender discrimination/sexual  harassment of female students/employees  at the Institute.

Dr. Anjali Radkar Chairperson
Dr. Lalitagauri Kulkarni Member
Smt. Atreyee Sinha Chal‹raborty Member
Smt. A.A. Joglekar Member
Smt. Swati Waghmare Member
Smt. Manisha Shinde Member

The above Committee shall hold office for a period of two years w.e.f, 1-08-2015 and shall receive and inquire into complaints, if any, about sexual harassment/gender discrimination  at the workplace, including hostels.

The Committee shall co- opt additional members, including student representative of each programme/year,  and members from NGOs/legal  fraternity.

 

Rajesh Parchure

Officiating Director