CITIZENSHIP

Gendered Citizenship and Human Development: Issues and Challenges

Studies on post-millennial developments in women’s citizenship would be an inquiry about feminist interventions to secure women’s rights as human rights especially in a context in which women form a substantial part of the migrant worker population around the world.

Discussing women's citizenship in the Indian context, Domestic Violence Act and the Law against Domestic Violence and Sexual Harassment at Workplace have great significance, as they are capable of protecting women’s rights in the domestic sphere and advancing the conditions for women’s full participation in public life and work.