One Day International Seminar on Protection of Women and Children Rights: Issues and Challenges, 12th January, 2019 : LAW MANTRA


One Day International Seminar on Protection of Women and Children Rights: Issues and Challenges, 12th January, 2019 : LAW MANTRA

Protection of Women and Children Rights: Issues and Challenges

The main objectives of the issue will be:

  • Promotion of international, comparative and global research, advocacy, law reform and policy initiatives on women and child rights;
  • Opening up a global discussion on ‘children, development and governance’ from a child rights perspective;
  • Research, advocacy, education and policy engagement on women and child right;
  • To bring together researchers, practitioners, and policymakers to discuss problems, disseminate learning, and share international lessons – learned, existing policy research, and studies on various social protection schemes which, in particular, impact women and children.


The present seminar is aiming at highlighting different issues underlining women and children. We welcome different stakeholders, activists, academicians, researchers, lawyers, medical professionals and bureaucrats. This seminar is a noble initiation of Law Mantra in association with National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam and Maharashtra National Law University, Aurangabad. We are considering this seminar as a platform to initiate a RIGHT discourse, expecting thought provoking, multidisciplinary, quality research papers.

Themes for Seminar:

  • Child Protection Laws in India.
  • Child Protection Laws and Role of NHRC and other agencies.
  • Specific issues with regard to protection of children in India.
  • Protection of Children: International Laws framework.
  • Sexual Harassment at Work Place.
  • Women empowerment and domestic violence.
  • Cyber Space and Women.
  • Reproductive Technologies and Rights of Women.
  • Eve- teasing, Molestation, Sexual Abuse and Rape.

Note: These Themes are not exhaustive; Authors are open to work on any topic related to above-mentioned theme.


Procedure for Submission of Abstracts:

  • Abstract (of about 250 words) should be sent as an attachment in a word file. Abstracts will be peer reviewed before they are accepted. The following information, in the given format, should be send along with the Abstract:
    • Name of the Participant
    • Official Designation/Institution Details
    • Address and Email id
    • Title of Abstract
    • Abstract

    The subject line of Email should read as: “Abstract Submission for International Seminar on Protection of Women and Children Rights: Issues and Challenges”.



Guidelines for Paper Submission:

  • The title of the paper should be followed by Name, Designation, Name of the Organization / University / Institution and Email address. It is mandatory to mention Email address, as all future correspondence will be through it.
  • Name and details of Co-author, if any.
  • The paper should be typed in MS WORD format (preferably 2007 
or 2010).
  • The paper must be in single column lay out with margins justified 
on both sides.
  • The sub heading should be in font size 12, bold and Times New 
Roman, left aligned.
  • The main text should be in font size 12, Normal, Times New 
Roman, 1.5 spacing and Justified.
  • The length of paper should not exceed 6,000 words (including 
  • All references must be in the form of footnotes with font size 10 
and should be according to the Bluebook 19th Edition.

Publication Opportunity:

Selected will be published in UGC Referred Book bearing ISBN, International Journal of Legal Research and Governance and Law Mantra Journal. (If Selected for Publication in UGC Referred Book bearing ISBN,Publication Charge will be Extra as Per bill of Publication House).



Submission of Abstract 30th November, 2018
Confirmation of abstract selection 5th December, 2018
Registration 24th December, 2018
Submission of Full paper 05th January, 2019
Seminar Date 12th January, 2019

Coordination & Organizing Committee:

  • Prof.(Dr.) Kondaiah Jonnalagadda, Professor of Law, Maharashtra National Law University Aurangabad.
  • Ms. Monmi Gohain, Assistant Professor of Law, National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam.
  • Mr. Aditya Mishra, Managing Trustee, Law Mantra.
  • Ms. Akansha Jain, Joint Secretary, Law Mantra.


For official notification – click here.





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