Training on the rights of acid attack survivors and the implementation of the law

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Day 1: Saturday, 28th April, 2018 

Time

Subject

Resource persons

9 - 9:15

1.    Registration

2.    Film by Stop Acid Attack

 

 

9:15 – 9:30

Key Note Address by Chief Guest

Professor Dr. Seyed Ehtesham Hasnain,

Vice Chancellor, Jamia Hamdard University.

9:30 – 10

Supreme Court decisions on acid attacks.

·     Prof. Ved Kumari, Dean, Faculty of Law, Delhi University

 

·     Colin Gonsalves, Senior Advocate, Human Rights Law Network

10 – 10:15

Overview of the plight of acid attack survivors and the poor implementation of the law.

Shaheen Malik, Director, Acid Attacks Survivor’s Initiative, HRLN 

10:15 – 11:15

Acid attack survivors’ testimonies.

 

·      Ms. Mohini Atri

·      Ms. Sonia

·      Ms. Mamta

·      Ms. Sapna Mehal

·      Ms. Basanti

·      Ms. Aruna Tripathy

11:15 – 11: 50

Landmark judgements of High Courts

·   Adv Veena Sharma

·   Adv Shanno Khan

·   Adv. Ali Jibran

11:50 – 12:15

Presidential Address

Honourable Justice

Mr. Ranjan Gogoi,

Judge, Supreme Court of India.


 

12:15 –1:15

 

Role of NGOs

·         Geetika Hazari, Director,

Meer Foundation

·         Alok Dixit, Founder,

Stop Acid Attack

·         Bhaskar,

Helping Human

·         Anahita Mehra, Remedy

1:15 – 2:15

Lunch

2:15 – 2:30

Support and Solidarity for Survivors

Tiger Pataudi,

The Foundation

2:30 – 3:30

Testimonies of Acid Attack Survivors

·         Ms. Miskina Khatoon

·         Ms. Pratima

·         Ms. Sonali Mukherjee

·         Ms. Monisha Pailan

·         Ms. Jhuma Santra

·         Ms. Rooper

3:30 – 4

Role of Doctors

·         Dr. Rakesh Kein, Professor and Senior Plastic Surgeon, Safdarjung Hospital.

4 – 4:30

Discussion

 

4:30 – 4:45

 Role of Delhi Commission for Women

Ms. Swati Maliwal, Chairperson,

Delhi Commission for Women.*

4:45 – 5

Discussion

 

5 – 5:15

Role of Police

 

5:15 – 5:30

Discussion

 

5:30 – 6

Play By Asmita Theatre Group

 

6 – 7:30

Discussion over Tea and Snacks

 

7:30

Dinner


Day 2: Sunday, 29th April, 2018 

Time

Subject

Resource person

9:00 – 10

Role of NGOs

·         Laxmi Agarwal, Director,

Chaanv Foundation

·         Pragya Singh, Atijeevan*

·         Rahul, Acid Survivor Foundation India *

·         Ms. Swati Chatterjee, Secretary, South Kolkata Sannidhya

 

10 – 11

Testimonies of acid attack survivors

·         Ms. Anu

·         Ms. Reshma Qureshi

·         Ms. Moina Pramanik

·         Ms. Angura Bibi

·         Ms. Sujata

·         Mr. Janmejay khan

11 – 11:30

Role of National Legal Services Authority.

Mr. Alok Agarwal,

Member Secretary, National Legal Services Authorities.*

11:30 –12

Film By Stop Acid Attack

 

12 – 12:15

Role of Delhi State Legal Services Authorities

Mr. Sanjeev Jain,

Member Secretary, Delhi State Legal Services Authorities.

12:15 – 1

Role of doctors `

·         Dr. Rajesh Vats,

Senior Plastic Surgeon, Apollo Hospital,

New Delhi

·         Dr. Pratistha Trivedi, Clinical Psychologist.

1 – 1:15

Discussion

 

1:15 -1:30

Poem By Survivors

 

1:30 – 2: 30

Lunch


 

2:30 – 3

Role of journalists and media persons

·         Ms. Pratibha

·         Journalist*

 

3 – 3:15

Role of Academics

·         Prof. Shashi Rani Dev [ Delhi School of Social Work, Delhi University]

3:15 – 4:15

Cases done in the Delhi and Bihar.

·         Adv. Sija Nair Pal

·         Adv. Shalini Rana

·         Adv. Sneha Mukherjee

·         Adv. Sumit

4:15 – 4:45

How to litigate in the Criminal Courts

·         Adv. Shalini Rana

·         Adv. Shreeji Bhavsar

4:45 – 5

Discussion

 

5 – 5:30pm

How to do a PIL

Colin Gonsalves, Senior Advocate, Founder, HRLN

5:30- 6pm

Discussion

 

6 – 6:45pm

Interactive Session

Plan of Action

Shaheen

6:45pm

Concluding session

 

7:30pm

Dinner

Venue — Jamia Humdard University, New Delhi


Attachments

    https://hrln.org/uploads/2018/11/Training-on-Rights-of-Acid-Attack-survivors-and-Implementation-of-the-Law.pdf
    https://hrln.org/uploads/2018/09/Training-on-Rights-of-Acid-Attack-survivors-and-Implementation-of-the-Law.pdf