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The ‘Stree Manoraksha Project’ has been launched by the Ministry of Women and Child Development (MoWCD)in collaboration with NIMHANS Bengaluru. This was launched with the aim to improve women’s mental health across India. Overview: This project will focus on capacity building of OSC (One-Stop Center) functionaries the techniques and tools of how to handle cases ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
The Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, G.Kishan Reddy in a written reply to Lok Sabha on Tuesday, 10th December 2019 informed that women safety is a high priority for the Government and has implemented several schemes and initiatives which are- (1) The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act 2013 enacted for effective deterrence against sexual ..
Topics: Crimes against women • Criminal Law (Amendment) Act • home affairs • Lok Sabha • Ministry of Home Affairs • National database on sexual offenders • one stop centre • Police • Safe city project
The One Stop Centre (OSC) Scheme replaced The Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana (IGMSY) provides a range of services in an integrated manner under one roof including medical aid, police facilitation, legal counselling, psycho-social counselling and temporary shelter to women affected by violence. Till date, 595 OSCs have started operations out of 728 OSCs that ..
President Ram Nath Kovind presented the Nari Shakti awards, 2018 on the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8th March. Nari Shakti awards are the highest civilian honour for women in India. 44 Nari Shakti awards were presented for the year 2018 and the awardees include Scientists, entrepreneurs, environmentalists, social workers, farmers, artists, masons, a ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme • Child Sex Ratio • International Women's Day • Ministry of Women and Child Development • Nari Shakti Awards • Nari Shakti Awards 2018 • one stop centre • Stree Shakti Awards • Tamil Nadu State Social Welfare and Nutritious Meal Department
Sakhi centre or One Stop Centre (OSC) is a fully sponsored scheme of Central Government. These centres are set up through the Nirbhaya Fund under the National Mission for Empowerment of women by the Ministry of Women and Child Development. About the Sakhi centre Sakhi centres offer integrated services like medical, legal, psycho-social support and ..
Topics: 2012 Delhi gang-rape • Department of Economic Affairs • Ministry of Women and Child Development • National Mission for Empowerment of women • Nirbhaya Fund • one stop centre • Sakhi centre • Women Safety and Dignity