This seminar was on two major legal pieces that are considered to be in favor of women: gender in Thesawalamai and, a critical analysis of some aspects of the prevention of domestic violence act.
The session on Thesawalamai took a quick look into the negative and positive aspects of this territorial law. This session was presided by Dr. Selvy Thiruchandran. The session on Prevention of Domestic Violence Bill was presided by Dr. Deepika Udagama.
This seminar was held on February, 28th 2009.