Anti-Sexual Harassment

Anti-Sexual Harassment


Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee:
As per the guidelines of UGC and the Supreme Court an Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee has been established by the college to provide a healthy atmosphere to the students of the college.
Anti Sexual Harassment Committee deals with issues relating to sexual harassment. The committee is formed to prevent sexual assault, rape and other related crimes on girl students.
Goal : Prevention of sexual harassment to ensure safe environment for girl students for the studies.

Objectives:
a. To develop the guidelines and norms for a policy against sexual harassment.
b. To develop principles and procedures for combating sexual harassment.
c. To prepare a detailed plan of action, both short and long term.

Role and responsibility of Anti-sexual harassment committee:
1 To ensure provision of educational environment that is free from sexual harassment.
2 Providing information to all students about what constitutes sexual harassment and about their responsibility not to sexually harass the girl students.
3 To take all reasonable steps (active and preventive in nature) to prevent the harassment occurring. To address any oral/written complaint about: unwelcome sexual advances, unwelcome requests for sexual favors.
4 Complaints of sexual harassment are handled very sensitively for students under the Sexual Harassment Complaints Resolution Procedures.
5 Display anti-sexual harassment posters on notice boards in common work areas and Conduct regular awareness raising sessions for all students on sexual harassment issues.