Center for Women's Development Studies, New Delhi
National Conference on 'Disability, Gender and Violence: Issues and Challenges'

Venue : Center for Women's Development Studies, New Delhi

August, 30, 2018

Center for Women's Development Studies New Delhi, invites Academics, Researchers, Students, Activists, Legal professionals and others to submit abstracts to the National Conference on 'Disability, Gender and Violence: Issues and Challenges'. Abstracts with Title, Name, Institutional affiliation, Email and Mobile should be sent to:


1. Disability and multiple forms of violence (Physical, emotional, verbal, sexual, economic, cultural and social)
2. Experiences of violence, gender and disability in urban and rural areas
3. Disability, gender and discrimination
4. Disability, sexual and reproductive health and violence
5. Disability and domestic violence
6. Abuse in residential institutions and clinical settings
7. Disability, violence and the workplace
8. Disability, violence and public safety
9. Disability, violence and accessibility
10. Disability and crime
11. Disability, violence and law
12. Disability and engagement with law enforcement agencies
13. Disability and poverty
14. Research methodologies on gender, violence and disability
15. Intervention strategies to combat violence against persons with disabilities

Please indicate Sub-theme under which abstract is submitted. Abstracts not directly falling within the above subthemes but broadly engaging with the topic of disability and violence may also be considered.

Candidates whose abstracts are selected will be asked to submit papers/presentations.

Travel and local hospitality will be covered for participants invited to present at the conference.

Important dates to keep in mind are:

CONFERENCE DATES: 30th August 2018

Abstract submission deadline : 10th July 2018
Complete paper submission deadline : 15th August 2018

Contact details :