Research Project

Establishing Health as a Human Right

Research Area : Health Services and Financing

Advocacy & Campaign

PIL to prevent Sex Selective Abortions and for Implementation of Pre-conception and Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act, 2003

CEHAT along with MASUM and Dr Sabu George( independent activist) filed a Public Interest Litigation PIL in February 2000 to review tha "Pre-natal Diagnostic Techniques (Regulation and Prevention of Misues) Act-1994".

Call for a ban on Sex Selection

Son preference is one of the most evident manifestations of gender discrimination in our society.

Advocacy for the Implementation of the PCPNDT Act

CEHAT also conducted a workshop on the PCPNDT ACT along with the Indian Medical Association (IMA), Punjab, FOGSI Punjab and the Appropriate Authorities in Amritsar in June 2006.