Indeed, when Kennedy convened the PCSW
, women in America could be excluded from juries, lacked access to oral contraceptives and abortion, and could not even secure credit in their own names.
Students who are sexually harassed by their peers experience numerous mental health symptoms that include loss of appetite; loss of interest in their usual activities; nightmares or disturbed sleep; feelings of isolation from friends and family; and feeling sad, nervous, threatened, upset, or angry (AAUW Educational Foundation, 1993; Fineran & Bennett, 1999; PCSW
, 1995; Stein et al.
50) After fifteen years of law practice, writing, and activism, Murray was working toward her doctorate at Yale Law School in 1962 when her expertise in civil rights law made her an obvious choice to explore alternative legal strategies on behalf of the PCSW
1993) and Fineran and Bennett (1995) studies asked only about sexual harassment that occurred during the past year, and the PCSW
(1995) study extended the time frame to sexual harassment that occurred during high school.
While, Fauzia Viqar said, the PCSW
is taking effective steps to promote awareness of women's rights and providing support to women complainants.
She said PCSW
decided to arrange consultations of the stakeholders including parliamentarians to refine these bills before tabling again in provincial assembly for passage.
As the Punjab government is committed to the cause of women's empowerment and has taken a number of initiatives in this regard, PCSW
has decided to link women callers with government job portals to provide information on jobs, the spokesman concluded.
was one of the first facilities in the world to employ the Sonic Solutions(TM) Premastering system in the use of audio mastering, editing and sound restoration.
During the visit, Chairperson PCSW
, Neelum Toru said she visited camp set for IDPs in Bannu and also met with affected families getting refuge in official buildings including government schools.
, Neelum Toru received the visiting guests and briefed them about the working of the commission and steps being taken for empowerment of women in the province.
The concerned departments dealing with IDPs should ensure provision of necessary facilities to tribal women displaced from North Waziristan Agency due to ongoing military operation against the miscreants," said Neelum Toru, Chairperson PCSW
The meeting held here on Monday was chaired by Chairperson PCSW
, Neelum Toru and attended by activists on women rights including MPA, Mehraj Hamayun, Amina, Sbina Ayaz of Aurat Foundation, Shamama, Shahida Perveen and others.