Srinagar : A three days ‘Capacity Building Programme (CBP) for Women in Politics’ of the National Commission for Women (NCW), New Delhi concluded on 21st December, 2023 at J&K Institute of Management, Public Administration and Rural Development (J&K IMPARD), Main Campus, MA Road, Srinagar.
The CBP conducted by the Centre for Social Justice of the Institute is part of the training series to be conducted for all elected women members of Panchayat Raj Institutions, District Development Councils, Block Development Councils, Village Panchayat Members and Office Bearers. The series is being fully sponsored by the National Commission for Women to foster Gender Responsive Governance in the system.
The elected members were trained by qualified resource persons on various themes for the overall empowerment of women. The programme specially focussed on the role of Women in Politics for the empowerment of women in J&K through well designed policies and programmes.
Different sessions were conducted for the capacity building of these women representatives including Effective Leadership for Better Decision Making, Effective Communication Skills, Political Empowerment of Women, Role of Govt. Interventions for Empowerment of Women, Gender Responsive Governance, Democracy at the Grassroot Level and Role of Intuitions in the Protection of the Rights of Women and Various Schemes and Interventions of the State and Central Government for empowerment of Women in J&K.