Centre for Development Practice and Research, Patna

Training for Workers' Organisers


Date and time: Feb. 26, 2022 10:00AM - Feb. 28, 2022 6:00PM

Venue: Navjyoti Niketan, Kurji, Patna.

The TISS Patna Centre and Kedar Das Institute of Labour and Social Studies are jointly organising a three-day residential training programme for labour organisers/trade union activists, who are working among informal sector workers. The training programme will be held from 26 February to 28 February. About 45 organisers will participate in the training programme.

Sessions will be held on the history of the trade union movement in India, the structure of labour force in India, workers' rights in the constitutional framework, new four labour codes and their implications for workers in the informal sector, and issues, challenges and strategies of organising scheme workers, construction workers, domestic workers, and industrial workers.

Resource persons are Sukumar Damle, Yugal Rayalu, Rakhi Sehgal, Pushpendra, Gopal Krishna, Ajay Kumar, and Gajnafar Nawab.