NSS units organise workshop on Gender Equality and Child Rights at Choondal
A one-day workshop on Gender Equality through National Service Intervention Scheme (GENSIS) was organized by the NSS units of the College in association with the Directorate of Social Justice and the National Service Scheme, Technical Cell (Kerala), at Choondal Grama Panchayath on 28 August 2017. The programme was inaugurated by Mr. K S Kareem, Choondal Grama Panchayath President. Mr. Anil M, NSS Programme Officer, welcomed the gathering. The presidential address was delivered by Smt. Ancy Williams (Ward Member, Choondal Grama Panchayath, and Secretary, Vanithavedhi Grameenavayanasala, Kechery, Thrissur). Vote of thanks was delivered by Ms. Anusha T R (Volunteer Secretary, Vidya Academy of Science and Technology,Thrissur).
As part of this workshop, an awareness programme on Child Rights was taken by Adv. Mujeeb Rahman (Subjudge and Secretary, District Legal Service Authority, Thrissur). This was followed by a session on Gender Equality which was taken by Smt. Sunitha Williams (President, Vanithavedhi Grameenavayanasala, Kechery, Thrissur). The main aim of this workshop was to make the people of Choondal Grama Panchayath aware about the need to promote gender equality in our society and also to create awareness on child rights protection.