Mohali: Push for gender sensitive schooling

Mohali: Push for gender sensitive schooling

Photo for representaion only. - File photo

Mohali, November 25

The district administration here has included six government schools in the pilot phase of the ‘Gender Sensitive Schooling Environment’.

Starting the initiative at Government High School, Singhpura, Additional Deputy Commissioner Komal Mittal said these schools would be equipped with study material on menstrual hygiene and gender sensitisation.

On the occasion, a workshop for boys on understanding and appreciating gender differences was also conducted by a Pune-based NGO – Equal Community Foundation.

Mittal said the district administration was also planning to conduct similar workshops for the girls in the coming weeks. — TNS

Tribune Shorts


Top Stories

India’s first Omicron cases: One is South African, second a local doctor with no travel history

India’s first Omicron cases: One is South African, second a local doctor with no travel history

Five contacts of doctor also test positive and their samples...

India's first two Omicron cases detected in Karnataka, says government

India's first two Omicron cases detected in Karnataka

Govt says need not panic about Omicron detection but awarene...

Supreme Court slams Delhi govt over ‘Red Light On, Gaadi Off’ campaign

Supreme Court sets 24-hour deadline for govt to come up with concrete measures on air pollution

Bench hints at setting up task force; pulls up Delhi govt fo...

Delhi schools to be closed from Friday till further orders due to pollution

Delhi schools to be closed till further orders due to pollution

The decision comes after the Supreme Court on Thursday pulls...

Cities

View All