The GNLU Gender & Sexuality Forum: A Story of Survival

By Arnaaz Ameer, Gujarat National Law University.

How the Gender and Sexuality Forum came about

In the summer of 2017, I developed an interest in gender studies. My knowledge of feminism or the issues faced by the LGBTQ community, till that point were restricted to articles I’d read in the news or random journals. Over the course of long evenings and lazy Sunday afternoons spent reading research articles on gender and sexuality within the Indian context, my overly enthusiastic self decided to write an email to a Professor seeking permission to set up a club with like-minded people getting together to talk about gender, sexuality, and mainly, the LGBTQ community. (more…)

GNLU’s Stetson Saga: 2016-2017

Hello Mooting Enthusiasts! Let us take you on a journey which was first of its kind in more ways than one. This was the first time an Indian team brought home the trophy of one of the most sought after Moot Court Competitions across the globe. If you don’t know it yet, let us enlighten you about Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition 2016-2017 and introduce you to the winning trio from Gujarat National Law University. Read on as Sujoy Sur, Shikhar Maniar and Manya Oberoi narrate their inspiring and telling story across cities, states, countries and continents. (more…)