Gender Sensitization and Sexual Harassment
Institute of Development Studies Kolkata (IDSK) is committed to creating and maintaining a gender-sensitive and congenial democratic working environment in which students, faculty and staff can work together in a community free of violence, harassment, exploitation, intimidation and stress. IDSK has constituted a Gender Sensitization /Internal Complaints Committee in March 2011, to facilitate a gender-sensitive and congenial working environment at IDSK. The Committee will play a proactive role towards sensitization of the IDSK community towards gender issues in order to provide a congenial working atmosphere to all its students, faculty and staff. The Committee exists for the promotion of gender just and gender sensitive practices and activities within the Institute, including resolution of complaints of sexual harassment.