Unnat Bharat Abhiyan is inspired by the vision of transformational change in rural development processes by leveraging knowledge institutions to help build the architecture of an Inclusive India. Their mission is conceptualised as a movement to enable processes that connect institutes of higher education with local communities to address the development challenges of rural India through participatory processes and appropriate technologies for accelerating sustainable growth. It also aims to create a virtuous cycle between the society and an inclusive university system by providing knowledge and practices for emerging professions and to upgrade the capabilities of both the public and the private sectors.
IISER Bhopal has agreed to join the UBA program as a participating institute.
An Internal Complaints Committee has been set up at IISER Bhopal as per provisions of Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition, Redressal) Act 2013, with the following aims:
Often such behavior goes unpunished because of hesitation on the part of victim to report such behavior out of a sense of shame or fear or both. It is important to protest against any behavior that you find uncomfortable, harassing, unwanted, and unacceptable.
The Institute strongly condemns such behavior and advices all its members not to indulge in any such activity.
The name of the complainant is kept confidential. In addition, the complaint cell would like to put forward the following strategy to IISER Bhopal community in order to avoid any untoward incidences:
To work without harassment is our fundamental right.
The Complaint Cell at IISER Bhopal provides a platform for all individuals to complain about any unwelcome behavior experienced by them at IISER Bhopal. The present members of the Complaint Cell are:
|Dr. Ishu Saraogi||Asst. Prof., Department of Chemistry||Presiding firstname.lastname@example.org||+91 755 669 1309|
|Smt. Nirmala Buch||President, Mahila Chetna Manch, NGO||Memberemail@example.com|
|Dean, Faculty Affairs||Ex-officio||Memberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dean, Students' Affairs||Ex-officio||Memberemail@example.com|
|Dr. Sheuli Mitra||Ex-officio Senate Member (External), IISER Bhopal Woman Scientist / Social Scientist / Engineer||Memberfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Dr. Madhumita Mukherjee||Scientific Officer||Secretaryemail@example.com||+91 755 669 2303|