Applications Invited For Program Officers at the LAW Center For Legal Awareness: Part-time, Unpaid; Apply by May 25

LAW invites applications for Program Officers in Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai and New Delhi. About the LAW Center For Legal Awareness: A number of laws have been enacted to contribute towards the welfare of the socially and economically downtrodden population of the society. However, the benefits of these provisions are not reaped by them due to…

HUMANITARIAN APPROACH IN THE EVOLUTION OF LAWS OF WAR

By: Utkarsh Pandey (National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam) One hundred years ago on 28 July, 1914 the First World War broke out, with the epicenter in Europe, which completely changed the world order thereafter and forever. The war had its own importance because it brought about massive human rights violations and a catastrophe…

PRIVATISATION OF EDUCATION SECTOR

By: Sourya Banerjee, (Founder and CEO, For The Sake Of Argument) “Education’s supposed to be more than learning – leastways that’s how we were taught. It’s supposed to help build your character and help teach you how to get on in the world. If it tells you that you get booted for doing what you had to…

NEED FOR POLICE REFORMS

By: Siddharth Mehta, (Founder and Executive Director at Umeed Initiative) The perception of police in India evokes a sense of fear amongst people. Unfortunately, the fear is more in the case of common citizens than criminals. There is also a popular feeling that the Indian police are corrupt and compromised. It is not uncommon to…

I HAVE BEEN MOLESTED

By: Abhaya (Name has been changed upon the authors’ request) Delhi! … a dream come true. Being a small town girl from Uttar Pradesh I was on cloud nine to have got an admission in a prestigious Delhi College. Life seemed to have gifted me with wings – wings to fly, fly high, as high…

CHILD LABOUR & CHILD RIGHTS

By: Sourya Banerjee, (Founder and CEO, For The Sake Of Argument) “Look into their innocent eyes, Do you see the scars; hear the cries. The hands that were meant to play, Might never again, see the light of day. Their soul is torn, broken and crying, Rise and see; our future is dying.” –          Anon…

LAW (Law for Aid and Welfare) is Looking for Chairperson for Centre for Women Empowerment: Part-time, Unpaid; Apply by May 22

LAW (Law for Aid and Welfare) invites applications for the post of Chairperson, LAW Centre for Women Empowerment. Last Date of Application: 22nd May, 2014. Kindly send your CV and Statement of Purpose to law.ngo@rediffmail.com or lawngo2@gmail.com ***Work from your college/place of residence. About the Centre Considering the apathy of the fair sex in the country, ‘Law for Aid and…