Model Institute of Engineering and Technology in collaboration with FICCI FLO Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh Chapter organized an enlightening workshop on the Prevention of Sexual Harassment (#PoSH) at the workplace.
The workshop's objective was to provide individuals and organizations with the knowledge and tools necessary to effectively address and prevent sexual harassment in the workplace.
The event was graced by Ms. @Monika Kohli, Senior Additional Advocate General, JK UT as the Chief Guest on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion Ms. Monika Kohli, highlighted the social stigma that prevents women from coming forward and reporting issues related to sexual harassment. She appreciated the efforts of MIET and FICCI Flo to sensitize the faculty and students about this very important aspect shared the legal frameworks in place to protect women from workplace harassment and emphasized the role of organizations and individuals in creating a culture of respect and safety.
Ms. Anuradha Gandhi (DE &I and POSH Certified Trainer and Facilitator), Managing Associate, SSRANA & Co. was the expert speaker of the workshop. The workshop featured an in-depth discussion of the POSH ACT 2013 framework and the insightful perspectives shared on POSH garnered enthusiastic engagement from the audience including debate and discussion rounds.
Other distinguished guests present at the event included Prof. Ankur Gupta, Director MIET, Ms. Ruchika Gupta, Joint Director MIER, Ms. Varuna Anand,Chairperson Ficci Flo Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh, Core Team members from Ficci Flo JK&L, and Senior Professors from MIET.