Gramya Resource Centre for Women in collaboration with Girls Count organised the consultation with state and district level officials and civil society to review the implementation of the PCPNDT Act in the Telangana post its formation as a new state. The consultation was scheduled on 31st October, 2017 in joint collaboration with Telangana Women Commission.
In order to bring in uniformity in action and address the challenges faced by officials during implementation of the PCPNDT Act, a consultation with legal counselors was held on 15th November, 2017 in Maharashtra. The consultation was a review of the work held in joint collaboration with state Health and Family Welfare department.
With an objective of building an alliance between government and medical community to prevent sex determination, Shikshit Rojgar Kendra Prabandhak Samiti (SRKPS) in joint collaboration with Department of Medical, Health and Family Welfare, Rajasthan and Girls Count organised a consultation with para-medical associations and grassroots health workers on 13th October, 2017 in Jaipur. Representatives from State PCPNDT cell were also a part of the consultation.
Gramya Resource Center for Women, in collaboration with Girls Count, organised a day long media consultation with journalists, civil society organisations from across Telangana on the issue of ‘Gender-Biased Sex Selection and Discrimination Against Women and Girls’ on 9th June, 2017 at Hotel Minerva Grand, Secunderbad, Hyderabad. Chairperson, State Women commission, Telangana was also part of the consultation.