Gender Biased Sex Selection

FAQ/Facts

Sex Selection: Questions Asked Frequently
Population First

Facts on Sex Selection
Population First

Relevant Acts/ Rules

Handbook on Pre–Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques, 1994 and Rules with Amendments

 

Policy Guidelines and Policy Related Documents

Preventing Gender-biased Sex Selection
OHCHR,UNFPA,UNICEF,UN Women,WHO

Implementation of the PCPNDT Act in India: Perspectives and Challenges
Center for Youth Development and Activities, Prayatn, Adithi, Vimochana, Public Health Foundation of India

The Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection) ACT, 1994: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Cehat, UNFPA

Towards a stronger implementation of the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PCPNDT) Act: Proceedings of the National Workshop for SAA and Nodal Officers
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and UNFPA

Legal Cases

Compilation and Analysis of Case-lawson Pre-conception and Pre-natal Diagnostics Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act, 1994
Dr Shalini Phansalkar Josh, Maharashtra Judicial Academy and UNFPA