Combatting Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: POSH in Action
“…A society that fails to harness the energy and creativity of its women is at a huge disadvantage in the modern world.” – Tian Wei. Every woman in every organization must have her rights to be protected including a safe working environment. The POSH Act, India, asks all employers to comply to a set of measures […]
POSH Act – an attempt to ensure safety and justice for all Women employees.
“Disrespect towards women is anything that makes a woman feel uncomfortable, unsafe, put down, or treated unfairly because she’s a woman. It’s pervasive. It’s targeted. And it often involves sexist and sexually harassing behaviours, including making sexist jokes and comments.” (definition taken from online sources) In India, the POSH Act, a legislative act by the Supreme […]