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JLU Gender Equality

Towards Gender Equality: Overpowering Structural Barriers and Reclaiming Agency Day – 1

October 28, 2021 @ 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

About the Conference:

The Centre for Gender Studies, Research & Development established under the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, functioning under the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Humanities, Jagran Lakecity University is pleased to invite you to participate in two-days international conference on “Towards Gender Equality: Overpowering Structural Barriers and Reclaiming Agency”, with the aim of bringing together a global cross-section of scholars, practitioners, policy makers and professionals from various colleges, universities and industries to a common platform, making it interdisciplinary in approach, to explore measures towards a gender-just society.

In order to overpower the barriers and to achieve gender equality, it becomes very important to understand and then try to overcome them. Particularly, it has been observed that when members of the marginalized gender are provided the tools and opportunities they need to flourish in the careers of their choice, the whole society benefits. Times are changing and we have seen more and more such people entering underrepresented fields and being recognized for their work.  There are still many challenges and we have a lot to achieve yet.

Conference tentative schedule:


28th October 2021

11:00-11:30 AM Inaugural Session
11:30 AM -12:10 PM Inaugural Address by Keynote Speaker
12:10-1:40 PM Address by Keynote Speaker on sub-theme A followed by Paper Presentations on sub-theme A
2:00-2:40 PM Address by Keynote Speaker on sub-theme B
2:40- 4:10 PM Paper Presentations on sub-theme B


Conference will be held in the online mode on Zoom platform.


Important Dates:

Date of Conference: 28th & 29th October 2021

Last date of registration with abstract: 10th October 2021

Date of intimation of acceptance of abstracts: 14th October 2021

Last date to register for the conference (for non-paper presenters): 25th October 2021

Last date for full paper submission: 25th October 2021

E-mail id for submission: octoberconference2021@gmail.com


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October 28, 2021
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM




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