International Journal of Law


International Journal of Law
International Journal of Law
Vol. 4, Issue 2 (2018)

Women gender issues and law


Dr. Laxmikanta Das

Gender equality means an equal visibility empowerment and participation of both sexes in all spheres of public and private life – Gender justice is a universal concern and considering its importance Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) has been passed by United Nation and signed by India. Elimination of gender injustice is a concern shared by nations across the global several international conventions concluded Millions of women and girls in every country of every class live under the daily threat of physical abuse. The Indian constitutions took note of the adverse and hidebound place of women in society and have shown unique concern to make sure that the state takes positive steps to give her equal status. The principle of equality is inherent to the notion of human rights.
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