Cividep conducts a policy workshop on Plantations Labour Act – Snapshots from Guwahati

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A one- day policy workshop on Plantations Labour Act reform for the Assam tea sector was organised at the Blue Moon Hotel in Guwahati on 30th September, 2016 by Cividep India, PAJHRA (Promotion and Advancement of Justice, Harmony and Rights of Adivasis) and PAD (People’s Action for Development). The workshop had 33 participants, including representatives of local and national CSOs, union members, academicians, retired and serving public officials, advocates and media representatives.

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Dr. Runumi Gogoi, Chairperson, Assam State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights

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The first panel

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Participants

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Mr Dhiren Goswami, Retd. Deputy Labour Commissioner

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A small group discussion in progress

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A participant presents her group’s recommendations