Consultation on India's Vanishing Girls Revisiting Civil Society Response Against Sex Selection
ADF India's Vanishing Girls Campaign and the Girls Count Coalition organized a national consultation on India's Vanishing Girls: Revisiting Civil Society Response Against Sex Selection. This consultation held on 2nd of May, 2019 (9.30 am-5.00 pm) at Seminar Room No. 1, 2 & 3, Kamladevi Complex, India International Centre (IIC), New Delhi. We brought together domain experts, representatives of civil society organizations and activists from across the country. The objective of this consultation was to discuss and deliberate on the gaps and effective ways of creating a better and more accountable implementation of the PCPNDT Act with the goal of improving the child sex ratio of our country. The consultation also aimed at understanding the efficacy of the efforts made by the civil society groups to address the issue of declining child sex ratio after the release of Census 2011, and plan our next course of action.