Workshop on Gender sensitivity conducted in N.K.Bagrodia Public School, Dwarka

A workshop on Gender Sensitisation was organised by the Special Police Unit for Women and Children for the students of class IX and X. The  main aim was to sensitise the young minds and make them prepared to cope up with the  present scenario and face the  unsafe environment.

Mr. Praveen, an Advocate  in  Delhi  Police  commenced the session with a general discussion on the kind of toys and clothes which are basically  selected for the new born babies. He highlighted the stereotypical thinking of the society where girls and boys are considered pole apart. Many live examples and instances were narrated in order to connect the audience with the present situation. The students were apprised with the discrimination which is quite prevalent in the society and how to take initiative to bring a positive change.

The objective of the workshop was to bring  an  awareness  about  gender equality and sensitise the students on Gender Issues. The students  were  motivated  to  be  more  vigilant  and  support  each other against any crime. They were also given a few tricks of Self defence   by Ms. Renuka and Ms. Renu (Self Defence Trainer) . The session ended on a positive note to make  the  environment  safe and secured for children specially girls and work together for a better future.