Location: Centre for Society and Policy
Centre for Society and Policy
in association with
DST – Centre for Policy Research, IISc
invites you to the lecture entitled
Gender Inclusion in India’s S&T Ecosystem: Challenges, Opportunities and Policy Interventions (Click here for the Poster)
Dr. Sanjay Mishra, Advisor/ Head (KIRAN)
Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India.
Prof. Anjula Gurtoo, Chair, Centre for Society and Policy, IISc, will preside.
Venue : CSP Seminar Hall, IISc (near Health Centre, IISc)
Date & Time : Monday, 30 Sept 2019, 4.00 to 5.30 pm
Refreshments : 5.30 pm
About the lecture:
The lecture will briefly elucidate the gender differential in science and technology ecosystem starting from education to employment. There has been healthy progress in improving gender parity in some sectors particularly in educational fields; however, gender parity in S & T workforce has been a matter of concern. Further, the new initiatives and funding opportunities from the DST will also be discussed.