The Women Cell, IIT Jodhpur, functions in accordance with the provisions contained in Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) ACT, 2013.
The terms of reference of the Women Cell are:
- To deal with complaints received by the Cell or referred to the Cell by the Institute of all kinds of harassment to persons living or working on the campus, including sexual harassment and acts that affect their dignity, and to submit reports thereon to the Director for further action;
- To recommend to the Institute from time to time measures that should be taken to deter sexual harassment and acts that affect dignity of all persons in the campus;
- To deal with such other matters and issues as may be considered connected with sexual harassment and other kinds of harassment to anyone affecting their dignity; and
- To advice the Institute from time to time in matters of sexual harassment, and also for upholding the dignity of everyone attached with the Institute.