International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Date: 26th November, 2022
Soroptimist International Bombay Chembur with PCER, Chembur and Stree Mukti Sanghatana observed International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Session was conducted by Advocate Ms. Uwalla Kadrekar, who delivered an expert talk on the topic ‘Women Rights & Laws’. She deliberated on the details of the provisions listed in the Domestic Violence Act, 2005 and the Protection of Children Against Sexual Offences Act, 2012. She elaborated on the four types of violence (physical, emotional, economic, sexual) and gave real-life examples of various cases of violence against women and girls.
SDG #5: Gender Equality