The PPMRC Cell is responsible for issues related with socio
economic conditions of women in the country and calls for special studies or
investigations into specific problems or situations arising out of
discrimination against women and undertakes promotional and educational
research so as to suggest ways of ensuring due representation to women in all
Social mobilization, maintenance and divorcee women,
Panchayati Raj in action, women labour-under contract, gender bias in judicial
decisions, family courts, gender-component in the various Commissions' reports
for women, violence against women, women's access to health and education in
slums etc. to help in formulation of NCW's policies for recommendations.
The Cell evaluates the progress of the development of women
for which clear gender profile for different states is being prepared. This
Cell also conducts seminars and workshops in collaboration with state
governments for understanding the various problem areas in the field and to
suggest action plan/ remedial measures to resolve these problems.
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