15th of October, 2019 Know Your Rights
‘Know Your Rights’
The Dr. A.K.Tharien Chair for Reconciliation – ICSA conducted a Training in ‘Know Your Rights!” at ICSA’s Paripurna Centre on the 15th of October, 2019 for a group of youth from Manipur working in Chennai. Most of them working in the unorganized sector.
Mr. Uday Isaac Gnanadason, who co-ordinate the training presented the salient features of the Constitution of India, emphasizing the promises enshrined in the Preamble that assured Justice, Liberty, Equality and Fraternity for all citizens. Additionally, Dr. Moses P. Manohar, Executive Director of ICSA introduced the Shops and Establishments Act to the participants. Advocate Irene Vimala, Principal of the Jivan Jyoti Institute – ICSA answered questions from the participants on various Laws, Acts and Bills that are in place to protect the Rights of workers and citizens.
Practical suggestions where offered on the provisions of the Employees Provident Act, and on Contracts, Labour Laws, entrepreneurship and business management.
The training was offered as requested by Pastor Machongwang Chawang from the Shepherd of Hills Ministries.