National Seminar on “Status of Tribal Women in 21st Century : Laws & their implementations”

National Seminar on “Status of Tribal Women in 21st Century : Laws & their implementations”

Sponsored by National Commission for Women, New Delhi  23 -24 March 2018

About Organizers

The Libra College of law is managed by the Gravity’s Education and Welfare Society (Regd.) and is affiliated to H.N.B. Garhwal (A Central University) & approved by Bar Council of India, New
Delhi. At Libra College of Law, we take on the challenge to create legal professionals of tomorrow by providing most advanced academic environment. The college is dedicated to develop accomplished law experts who possess the distinction of adding value to their profession.

Call For Paper

Academicians, Professional, Research Scholars, Advocate, NGO’s and Student are invited to submit their abstracts and full papers to the convener of the seminar. Abstract should not be more than 300 words and full papers not exceeding 5000 words to the organizing committee on or before 7 March 2018 on [email protected] Abstract and full papers should be sent in hard copy along with a soft copy in MS word 2007, font size 12m Times New Roman for English and font size 16 m Kruti Dev 010 for Hindi articles.

Theme of Seminar

Tribal’s popularly known as a symbol of self-assertion comprise of around 8.6% of the national population of India. The total population of tribals in India according to the 2011 census is 104,281,034 out of which women are 5,18,71,211 which amounts to almost half of the tribal population. The status of women in a society is a significant reflection of the level of social justice in that society. Women’s status is often described in terms of their level of income, employment, education, health and fertility as well as their roles within the family, the community and society. In tribal communities, the role of women is substantial and crucial. In India women are discriminated due to several historical, religious and other reasons. This seminar makes an attempt to identify the main problem of tribal women in India and tries to critically re-evaluate and re-define tribal heritage in order to draw out liberative elements and resources that would help tribal women in their struggle for gender justice at all walks of life. The Seminar will focus on objective of “Status of Tribal Women in 21st Century: Laws and their Implementations”. There is a need to create awareness about women laws. This awareness will strengthening the position of the all sections of the society in the country thus the Seminar topic pose a lot of challenging area to be covered during technical sessions under
difference themes such as:

Sub Themes

Concept and connotation of Human Rights and Gender equality
Legislative Mandate towards Tribal Women
International instruments: Their values and importance for Tribal Women
Victims of Rape and Criminological Implication
Gender Justice and personal laws, whether any conflict is in question?
Judicial Activism towards Gender equality
Multiculturalism and Tribal Women
Offences against Marriage
Any other Topic/Sub-theme related to Tribal Women Rights.

Mode of Payment

The Delegates may send Demand Draft in favour of Libra College of Law payable at Dehradun or directly deposit in our ICICI Bank, A/c No. 243801000257, Anurag Chowk branch, Dehradun having IFSC No ICIC0002438.


All participants will be provided with Working Lunch, tea/ coffee with snacks at the venue of the Seminar. No T. A. / D.A. will be provided to the participants by the organizers of the Seminar. The participants are requested to make their own arrangements for travel. However, for any assistance
participants can contact organizers.


The Seminar shall have a web conferencing session for the selected participants. To avail this facility, the participant should have submitted the abstract, registration fee and full length paper before the deadline and notified the intention to present the paper through web-conferencing. Details regarding web conferencing schedule and other details shall be sent separately.

Libra College Of Law

Paudwala, Rajawala Road via Premnagar,
Selaqui, Dehradun – 248 007 (Uttarakhand)
Mob. # 9997220916, 9897383899
e-mail : [email protected]