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Gender sensitisation training: Haryana roadways bus drivers

Manas Foundation

September 27th, 2021

Gender sensitization training is being conducted with all Haryana roadways bus drivers and conductors under IGL’s CSR initiative and  Manas Foundation “Baribari ki Dagar Safer Safar” Programme. 
The training program also covers the importance and various aspects of professional behavior. 
This training is being started at Kaithal roadways from 27.09.21.

In Kaithal and Rewari we organized our second phase Gender Sensitization training with Haryana Roadways drivers and conductors. In each district, we had 10 drivers and 10 conductors. In the Training, we discussed the following components… Violence against women statistics, Reasons of the VAW, What is Gender… How our roles are defined in the society (home), how Gender discrimination affects the society and especially women, How our role is important to change the mindsets toward an equal world for men and women, and the importance, Basic Laws regarding VAW, Financial literacy, stress Last but not the least we talked about professional behavior. How the drivers and conductors are capable of creating a safe and secure environment in their vehicles for women.