INDIRA GANDHI GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, TEZU

Women's Cell

Women’s Cell, IGGC, Tezu was established in 2013, in accordance with the Supreme Court ruling of 1997 on the issue of sexual harassment in the workplace.

VISION
“To make the Cell a unique platform for the development of students and its members by providing them opportunities to contribute towards the betterment of the society”

  • To Generate awareness on burning social issues such as sexual harassment, domestic violence, gender disparity and so, among the female students, women faculty and staff of the college.

  • To organize and promulgate sensitization programmes, workshops, seminars etc. in the college and nearby areas, so as to equip women with knowledge of their legal rights.

  • To educate, empower and devise preventive measures for the prevention of gender bias and harassment(sexual and other forms).

  • To observe the law on sexual harassment.

  • To strongly take up and address complaints from victims of harassment.

The Cell has organized number of awareness programmes on issues such as Domestic Violence, Sexual Harassment, HIV/AIDS Awareness, Women’s Health and Hygiene, Mental Health, Cancer Awareness and others.

Members:
Mrs. Shanti Linggi – Coordinator
Dr. Padmavati Ongong – Dy. Coordinator
Mrs. Doirangsi Kri – Member
Dr. Sulekha Bose – Member