Women’s Empowerment in Pakistan
A Scoping Study
January 2011 This publication was produced as a scoping study by the Gender Equity Program (GEP) of Aurat Foundation with the financial support of United States Agency for International Development (USAID) . The study was car...
NATIONAL POLICY FOR THE EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN
(2001) | |
|The principle of gender equality is enshrined in the Indian Constitution in its Preamble, Fundamental |
|Rights, Fundamental Duties an...
Evaluation of microfinance and women empowerment: Case study on Grameen Bank in Northern Bangladesh
Chapter One: Overview
Where there is informal economy condition of developing countries, women face a comparative disadvantage. In the northern area of Bangladesh, economic conditions forced ru...
Quote from a women from a village from Rajasthan
``I want to live in dignity, I do not want to be reduced to a state of helplessness where there is no respect for me as a human being - yes, that's what I want, I want to live in dignity.''
According to the village women, to live in dignity mean...
Women Empowerment in Bangladesh
Women’s empowerment is defined as “women’s ability to make strategic life choices where that ability had beenpreviously denied them” (Kabeer 1999). Women empowerment now is often accredited as an important aim of international development poli...
DR. B. R. AMBEDKAR AND WOMEN EMPOWERMENT
“When women move forward, the family moves, the village moves and the nation moves. Those, who will understand, will lay foundation of a great nation.”
Indeed, History suggest this as well that western societies which promoted women’s...
Empowering Rural Women in Heath, Literacy and Environment
Rathna Janani SP B.Tech, MBA (Pursuing), Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai.
E-mail id: firstname.lastname@example.org, Mobile: +919787714589
Susan Chandy B.E, MBA (Pursuing), Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai.
Education: A catalyst for women empowerment
James A Ojob
Education: A catalyst for Women Empowerment in Nigeria
James A Ojobo*
This paper examines the place of education as a catalyst for women empowerment in Nigeria. The paper, using primary and secondary...
European Journal of Social Sciences – Volume 10, Number 2 (2009)
The Determinants of Women Empowerment in Southern Punjab (Pakistan): An Empirical Analysis
Imran Sharif Chaudhry Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, Pakistan E-mail: imranchaudhry@b...
Status of Women in Pakistan/
Women Empowerment in Pakistan
a. Tarnished image of Muslim and Pakistani Women
b. Status of Women in Human Society: A Historical Perspective
2. Problem Areas for Women in Pakistan
a. Use of Islam to deny Women Rights
b. Gender Discrimination
Women’s Empowerment Revisited:
From Individual to Collective Power
among the Export Sector Workers
IDS WORKING PAPER
Volume 2012 No 389
The Poverty and Inequality research cluster, part of the Vulnerability and Poverty Reduction
team at IDS, produ...
Ruth Paterson Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex MA Governance and Development candidate 2004-05 Policy Paper
Women's empowerment in challenging environments: a case study from Balochistan
…to really bring about change, advocacy for gender-fair development must be home-grow...
THE POSITION AND EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN IN RURAL NIGERIA:
THE GENDER IMPLICATION
Omoyibo, Kingsley Ufuoma (Ph.D), University of Benin, Department of Sociology, Edo State; Egharevba, Etinosa Matthew (Ph.D), Covenant University, Department of Sociology, Ota, Ogun State and Iyanda, Olalekan Ezekiel,...
The Turning of a New Leaf: A Study on Media’s Influence Over the Female Identity
December 8, 2010
The media has had a vast effect on the female-perception of identity over the past 50 years....
WOMEN AND LEADERSHIP
A simple definition of leadership is that leadership is the art of motivating a group of people to act towards achieving a common goal. Put even more simply, the leader is the inspiration and director of the action. He or she is the person in the group that possess...
'Why Nigerian Women Fail in Elections' This Day (Lagos) INTERVIEW 30 September 2007
Posted to the web 1 October 2007 Lagos
Hon. Patricia Udogu, member House of Representatives between 2003 and 2007, was the first woman Federal parliamentarian from Imo State. She was also a member of the Inter- Par...
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How can Indian cities be made more secure for women to protect their right to freedom of movement and safety? This series will focus on violence in the public domain and the responses, strategies and campaigns to resist such violence and make urban spaces safer for women at all time...
THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN NATION BUILDING
Tayo A. Zubair
Nation Building is a process of constructing and fashioning a national identity. The choice of these key words, process, and construction and fashioning are very fundamental because they are the basic ingredients of nation building. Taking a cr...