• Events Type
    Virtual Panel Discussion
  • Location
  • Date
    May 15, 2024
  • Time
    6.00 PM - 7:30 PM (IST)

The aim of the panel discussion was to explore the gender balance in India's current skilling landscape and identify policy measures to enhance women's engagement in the labor market. Panelists discussed existing gender gaps, strategies to bridge these gaps, and policies to broaden women's occupational choices and work opportunities through re-engineered skilling programs.
Read the Policy Brief here.


Digital Platforms and Women’s Economic Empowerment

Farzana Afridi (Indian Statistical Institute)

Skilling Women for jobs & Carrer Progression

Kanika Mahajan (Ashoka University)

Labor Market Information & Employer Matching

Nikita Sangwan (Indian Statistical Institute)

Labor Laws and Platform Regulation

Bhavya Gupta (JNU)