march, 2020

fri13mar9:15 amfri2:00 pmWorkshop on Disability Inclusion at WorkplaceIs you organization an Equal Opportunity Employer?9:15 am - 2:00 pm Event Organized By: NASSCOM Foundation


Event Details

oin us for a half day session as it aims to further the understanding of Trends in Disability Inclusion, look at the RPwD Act; guide companies on compliance and learn best practices of companies who have mature Disability Inclusion practices.
The Government of India passed the Rights of Persons with Disability Act in December 2016 and have notified the rules for its enactment in June 2017. It is a landmark Act as it is the first time the definition of “establishment” includes private sector as well. All provisions of the Act, except for reservation, applies to the private sector too. However, a number of enterprises are not aware about the major implications of this Act on their environment.
The workshop to provide:
o An understanding of disability, why is it important for the workplace, key statistics, key challenges/myths
o What’s in it for the leaders? Why should they take a note of current and prospective employees with disability?
o What is RPD Act and what are the salient features?
o Best practices for an inclusive facility/HR/technology, key actionable items for the leaders and resources for an inclusive workplace
o Open house – employers with best practices
Who Should Attend?
HR Leads and Practitioners
D&I Practitioners


(Friday) 9:15 am - 2:00 pm

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