Lecture by Dr. Sanjay Mishra in CSP Seminar Hall @ 4 pm

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.