Resources

  • Women, Culture and Access to Justice

    Negotiating Gender Justice, Contesting Discrimination (2010) This report documents diverse strategies adopted by community groups in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia and Nepal to negotiate women’s rights in the context of culture, while grounding the strategies in the specific political – historic local and national contexts. It looks at secular strategies along with the more recent responses […]

  • Violence Against Women

    A STUDY OF PRE-TRIAL AND TRIAL STAGES OF RAPE PROSECUTIONS IN DELHI(2014-15) A report of a by PLD to monitor compliance with gender sensitive procedures in rape prosecutions. Conducted under the aegis of Department of Justice and the UNDP, the report draws upon trial monitoring of 16 cases of rape across 4 fast-track courts in […]

  • Law, Society and Social Justice

    IWRAW Asia Pacific Occasional Papers Series No. 7 (2005) This is a International Women’s Rights Action Watch, Asia Pacific publication, to which PLD contributed.     Weaving Law into Community Action (2004) TA review of 6 years of PLD’s partnership programme. It profiles the work of the field-based partners, discusses PLD’s contribution to their work […]

  • Gender and Sexuality

    Rights in Intimate Relationships (2010) The resource book ‘Rights in Intimate Relationships’ seeks to understand rights in intimate relationships within a framework that recognizes rights for all women regardless of their sexuality, marital status, or legality of relationship. In proposing a framework based on ‘intimate relationships’ it moves beyond the boundaries of the exclusivist, marriage […]

  • Our Posters

    PLD has a number of posters that you can order. The issues our posters cover range from Rights in Intimate Relationships (Hindi and English) and Witch Hunting (Hindi and English) to Sexual Harassment at the Workplace – Implementing the Act, and Myths and Realities (Hindi, English and Gujarati), Mahilaon Ke Kanoon Par Ek Nazar. You […]

  • Developing Capacities for strengthening the Application of CEDAW – A Trainers Guide

    Developing Capacities for strengthening the Application of CEDAW – A Trainers Guide

  • CEDAW

    The primary resource book on Convention on Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) is ‘Restoring Rights to Women’, which is available in English, Hindi and Malayalam. In addition, there are reports of training programmes on CEDAW and resource packages that compile readings on human rights of women, international law and relevant comparative […]

  • Our publications

    Our resources can be classified broadly into three overlapping categories to correspond to the knowledge-production projects. They endeavour to be accessible to trainers, NGOs, lawyers, and senior field workers. We are committed to its wide dissemination and usage to promote educational and social justice goals. Excerpts of our resources are available on this website. To […]

  • Resources

    Our resources endeavour to be accessible to trainers, NGOs, lawyers, and senior field workers. We are committed to its wide dissemination and usage to promote educational and social justice goals. To encourage its wide usage and make it accessible to larger numbers, our resources can be downloaded free of cost. Hard copies are available on […]

  • Law, Society & Social Justice

    These resources look at theory and practice of law to surface its political economy and the exclusions resulting from it. It also documents and explores the potential of alternative law strategies in social justice initiatives. These resources complement and are drawn from training workshops and consultations on the respective themes To download soft copies of […]