Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy: International Conference on Comparative Perspectives on the Right to Education for Minorities and Disadvantaged Groups. The conference is being hosted by Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, in collaboration with the Oxford Human Rights Hub and the Open Society Foundations.
14th and 15th January 2016
Seminar Halls 1 and 2, India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi – 110003.
This conference aims to bring together a diverse group of participants from India, South Africa, UK and other countries, and engage them on the key challenges surrounding the enforcement of the right to education for minorities and disadvantaged groups.
The conference consists of four panels
The Role of Public and Private Actors: Challenges Facing the Right to Education
Gender Equality in Education: Moving Beyond Access to Primary Education
Measuring Quality and Enforcing a Right to Quality Education
Balancing the Right to Freedom of Religion and Culture and the Right to Education
The conference will conclude with a plenary session on ‘The Role of Courts in Realising the Right to Education’.