• Female Foeticide
    female foeticide/ infanticide The term female foeticide means killing the female foetus in the mother's womb. How cruel? The practice has been followed in India for ages, a country that once described its women as godessess. For this reason, Indian women will soon get extinct. Surprised? The most active...
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  • Female Forticide
    Female Foeticide Female foeticide   1) Introduction of what the topic is : define female foeticide Female foetuses are selectively aborted after pre-natal sex determination, thus avoiding the birth of girls. As a result of selective abortion 35 to 40 million girls are missing in Indian population...
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  • Hf Hst Kja
    FEMALE FOETICIDE Female foeticide is the killing of the female foetus or the girl child. It is a matter of grave concern that such a cruel act has been prevailing in our country for so long. Even today, when we have entered the 21st century, people still have a preference of a “son child”. Has the...
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  • Save Girl Child
    Spreading like a virus A recent media workshop on the issue of sex selection and female foeticide brought home the extent of the problem. Held in Agra in February, the workshop was organised by UNICEF, Business Community Foundation, and the Centre for Advocacy and Research. Doctors, social scientists...
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  • Female Feoticide
    A Cry Still Unheard: The Menace Of Female Foeticide In India “I am daughter of India. I am like your daughters who are playing in your premises, who are bringing laurels to the nation like Sunita Williams, Kiran Bedi, Kalpana Chawla, Sania Mirza etc. But there is a difference between me and all of you...
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  • Rural Development
    Popular Articles About Female Infanticide AHMEDABAD City campaigns against female foeticide March 4, 2006 | TNN SURAT : Ahead of the International Women's day on March 8, Surat has come up in arms against the social evil of female infanticide. The Giant's group of Surat, Chowpatty, in association...
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  • Female Foeticide in Nagpur
    Anti-female feticide rally NAGPUR: In an effort to create awareness about female foeticide, the district administration in collaboration with various doctors' organizations, Zilla Parishad and various colleges and schools is organizing a massive rally on August 1. The rally will start at 7.30am from...
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  • Dowry System in India
    FEMALE FOETICIDE AND THE DOWRY SYSTEM IN INDIA Devaki Monani Ghansham Women's Studies Research Unit, School of Social Work, University of Melbourne Townsville International Women’s Conference - AUSTRALIA 3 - 7 July 2002 ~ James Cook University “Poverty, Violence and Women’s Rights: ...Setting...
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  • female foeticide in india
    Female Foeticide in India: The Plight of Being Born a Woman:- Life is a constant struggle, a fight against everything and everyone around you, a fight against the high tides to keep afloat. The battle for life commences right from the day a girl child is conceived in her mother’s womb. Her existence...
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  • Female Foeticide
    Sciences Vol 1 Issue 1 January 2006 Female Foeticide and Infanticide in India: An Analysis of Crimes against Girl Children Sneh Lata Tandon1 and Renu Sharma2 University of Delhi, Delhi, India Abstract Sex selective abortions and increase in the number of female infanticide cases have become a significant...
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  • Female Foeticide
    Female Foeticide is the act of aborting a foetus because it is female. This is a major social problem in India. Foetal sex determination and sex selective abortion by medical professionals has today grown into a Rs. 1,000 crore industry (US$ 244 million). Social discrimination against women and a preference...
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  • A Good Day
    abortion has unleashed a saga of horror. Experts are calling it "sanitised barbarism". Demographic trends indicate India is fast heading towards a million female foetuses aborted each year. Although foetal sex determination and sex selection is a criminal offence in India, the practice is rampant. Private...
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  • Female Foeticide
    Female Foeticide: A legal Analysis     In 1988 there was an advertisement in the Diwali special number of a renowned Marathi magazine:[1] “Amniocentesis is a developed science To misuse it for abortion is a great sin. Better go in for sex-selection Read this book. Consult your family doctor...
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  • Save the Girl Child
    Indira Gandhi and now H.E. Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil , the first female president of India. India's first woman IPS officer Kiran Bedi, who had braught great laurels to her profession in the country, Kalpana Chawla , the first female astronaut from India. The list is endless. then Why the girl child...
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  • Female
    The practice of female foeticide is in direct violation of both the international convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women (CEDAW) of 1979 and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC), 1989. The CEDAW is considered to be equivalent to an international bill...
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  • elena
    abortion of female fetuses, which has skewed the population towards a significant under-representation of girls in some Indian states. The "Beti Bachao" campaign is supported by human rights groups, non-governmental organizations, and state and local government in India. Female foeticide[edit] Sex-selective...
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  • Arguements Advanced
    of female infanticide, and was institutionalized in her youth. She was subjected to further hardships of such a nature that she was compelled to find men, as well as the concept of marriage, to be repugnant. 2) As a volunteer of Stree Shakti, she grew up to champion the fight against female infanticide...
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  • Female Foeticide: Death Before Birth
    status of females in India aptly symbolizes India’s status of being a developing nation – miles away from becoming a developed state. Of course, India deserves to be in this list because here, in this 21st century, the girl child continues to be murdered before she is born. Female foeticide is still prevalent...
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  • Csr Activity
    Ambuja Cements Ltd., Junagadh, Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd. - Corporate Social Responsibility Activities are as follows Company Profile Company's Slogan Company's Vision Company's Mission Special Notes Company Type Industry Sector Products / Services No. of employees Benchmarking with the Best. To be...
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  • Abortion and Disability
    given the right to do so, not the government or ethicists. For societies, usually in backward regions, where patriarchy still prevails and ‘female foeticide’ plagues, parents are evidently ‘controlled’ by societal and cultural influences. They may appear to be unable to make wise decision with regard...
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