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Upcoming Programmes

Programmes and training material are in Tamil; (national programmes are multi-lingual)
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  • 03: CEO Forum: Monitoring implementation of the SCs and STs (Prevention of Atrocities) Act in Tamil Nadu
  • 19-23: Women’s empowerment: 10 roundtables celebrating women in local government, 100 years of equal voting rights, and launch of GRIT (Gender Representation Index Tracker)
  • 19: Roundtable 1  (10.00 am to 12.00 pm): Civil Society; Roundtable 2  (03.00 pm to 05.00 pm): Academia
  • 20Roundtable 3  (10.00 am to 12.00 pm): Corporates;
  • 21Roundtable 4 (10.00 am to 12.00 pm): Government; Roundtable 5  (03.00 pm to 05.00 pm): Technology
  • 22: Roundtable 6 (10.00 am to 12.00 pm): Politics; Roundtable 7  (03.00 pm to 05.00 pm) : Media
  • 23: Roundtable 8  (10.00 am to 12.00 pm): Labour; Roundtable 9 (03.00 pm to 05.00 pm): Health
  • 24: Roundtable 10 (11.00 am to 01.00 pm)Judiciary



Areas of Intervention

Child Rights

There are still several challenges to be able to enforce the Constitutional Rights of children, the UNCRC and several welfare legislation for the protection of child rights

Gender Justice

Gender violence is perpetuated by cultural beliefs and norms based on the devaluation of women; and legitimized, obscured or denied by familial and social institutions

Dalit & Adivasi Rights

Actively participating in the National Coalition for Strengthening the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act

Local Government

Empowering Decentralised Goverance – Monitoring Violations and legal intervention


The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global Goals, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity

Coastal Watch

Ensuring due process in developmental projects, especially regarding free, prior, informed, consent (FPIC) of the coastal communities.

Custodial Justice

National Human Rights Commission has laid down detailed guidelines to ensure a proper investigation and trial of the perpetrators

a high quality knowledge institution on human rights theory, practice, and governance

We offer comprehensive training programmes and workshops in the following areas

Human Rights

Basic, Advanced, Human Rights Courses

Women's Rights

Basic and Advanced Training Workshops on Women's Rights

Child Rights

Basic and Advanced Training Workshops for Child Rights Defrenders​

Coastal Rights

Basic, Advanced, Coastal Rights Courses

Local Governance

Courses to Educate and Empower Local Government Leaders & Participants


Basic and Advanced Training Workshops on Sustainable Development Goals

Budget Analysis

Basic, Advanced, Budget Analysis

Systems Monitoring

Implementation and Social Audit of state mechanisms

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