Tag: Sustainable Development Goals

  • Public Policy Toolkit by LQF

    Public Policy Toolkit by LQF

    While ensuring public awareness of various laws & policies, we also work to make the domain of public policy accessible for everyone. Our consistent efforts in this direction have led to the creation of a Public Policy Toolkit (Primer if you will!), which makes understanding the subject extremely simple for you!  If you believe that […]

  • Urban Waste Management Initiative

    Urban Waste Management Initiative

    The four metropolitan cities of India account for 2.44 percent of the country’s overall population. Rapid urban sprawl combined with rampant population growth in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, and Kolkata has exacerbated waste segregation which stands as the biggest hurdle in creating sustainable cities in the country. In this context, the waste management scenario in Delhi presents […]

  • Summary Note: Symposium on Climate Change Mitigation Policies

    Summary Note: Symposium on Climate Change Mitigation Policies

    Organised on: 29th November, 2020  We, at LexQuest Foundation (LQF), organized the second edition of the Symposium on Public Policy, with the theme Climate Change Mitigation Policies, on the 29th of November 2020. Considering the pandemic and the limitations it has put on our mobility, the Symposium was held on a virtual platform. It aimed […]

  • Need for Effective and Inclusive Menstrual Hygiene Management Policy in the NCT of Delhi

    Need for Effective and Inclusive Menstrual Hygiene Management Policy in the NCT of Delhi

    Information about the Issue Poor menstrual hygiene rooted in persisting taboos and stigma, restricted access to hygienic menstrual products and penurious sanitation infrastructure undermines the educational opportunities, health and the overall social status of women and girls. This is when WASH (Water, Sanitation & Hygiene) facilities for women remain poor, making the basic right of […]

  • Clean and Affordable Energy-The Way Forward for India

    Clean and Affordable Energy-The Way Forward for India

    Sustainable Development Goals were adopted in the UN Sustainable Development Summit, 2015 by all member countries of the United Nations. Countries agreed upon The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, known as ‘Transforming Our World’, which is a shared blueprint for the development and prosperity of people and the planet. It comprises 17 Sustainable Development Goals […]

  • Learnings at The Policy Troupe: Chamba Deliberation (1st-2nd June, 2019)

    Learnings at The Policy Troupe: Chamba Deliberation (1st-2nd June, 2019)

    We were at Chamba on the 1st and 2nd of June, 2019 for the second edition of The Policy Troupe. The city is spread out on both sides of the ‘Chaugan’ with an outstanding view of the snow capped mountains at the farther end of the street. The market area running adjacent to the District […]

  • Sensitisation and Skill Training Workshop on Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM)

    Sensitisation and Skill Training Workshop on Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM)

    As a part of The Right to Menstrual Health Project, we conducted a Menstrual Health Management (MHM) sensitization and skill training workshop with the male and female students of Gujarat National Law University. As this was the first of its kind engagement with men on the issue of menstruation and MHM, the session was a […]

  • Assessing the Menstrual Health of Tribal Adolescent Girls in Gujarat

    Assessing the Menstrual Health of Tribal Adolescent Girls in Gujarat

    This Research Brief provides a holistic view of the problems faced by tribal adolescent girls during their menstruation and further investigate the causes related to their higher vulnerability towards encountering Reproductive and Urinary Tract Infections. Additionally, it reflects on the impact of societal norms and community attitudes towards menstruation and their adverse effect on the […]

  • Workshop on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

    Workshop on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

    As a part of The Right to Menstrual Health Project, a training cum sensitization Workshop was conducted for the male and female students of Gujarat National Law University on the subject of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in India. The session focused on addressing the context of sexual and gender identities, roles, orientations, behaviors and […]

  • Managing Menstrual Health in India

    Managing Menstrual Health in India

    The lack of understanding and knowledge of Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) in India perpetuates myths and has propagated a culture of ignorance on the subject of menstrual health and well being. This Policy Report presents an elaborate overview on the same, so that Right to Menstrual Health can be acknowledged as a legitimate public policy […]