The current state of our Education System.
Is Naxalism the biggest threat to national security?
Budget 2012: Has the finance minister done enough?
M&A: India Inc going global
How does economic globalization work?
Economic globalization is fueled by international trade agreements signed between nations. The goal of these agreements is to get rid of barriers to trade by allowing companies to move their factories to countries with the lowest labour...
social security. Instead, the argument makes individuals and
communities responsible for their own social security and welfare, without providing the necessary
support and resources.
The empowerment of women is located within the discourse and agenda of gender equality and is
increasingly being taken in...
social and global evils through education. With this end in view, he feels the dire need of awakening man to his spiritual self wherein, he thinks, lies the very purpose of education. Swami Vivekananda (1863 – 1902), a great thinker and reformer of India, embraces education, which for him signifies ‘man-making’...
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UNICEF United Nation’s Children’s Funds
CEDAW Committee on Elimination of Discrimination...
class citizens. Though we admire and preach them in the name of Durga, Saraswati, Parvati and Kali, we also abuse her in the form of Child-marriage, Female infanticide, Sati, Sexual harassment, Dowry and so on. The status of women in India has been subject to many great alterations over the past few millenniums...
In India, today, women appear to rule the roost. India as a nation is revered in a feminine form i.e. ‘the Bharat Mata’, the first citizen of our country presently is a woman, many important government posts are occupied by women and educated women are pouring into the professional workforce with profound...
organised trained and motivated youth to provide leadership in all walks of life including the Armed Forces and be always available for the service of the nation.
"I do hereby solemnly promise that I will serve my motherland most truly and loyally and that, I will abide by the rules and regulations...
international organizations such as the United Nations (UN) or the independent nongovernmental organizations (NGO’s). The UN formed its Commission on the Status of Women in 1946 to monitor the treatment of women and promote women’s rights in all nations (United Nations, 2001).
Back in the 1800’s, in the United...
IT’S A GIRL: The three deadliest words in the world
1. The United Nations estimates that as many as 200 million girls are missing in the world today because of Gendercide.
2. Gendercide is gender-selective mass killing, and exists on almost every continent, affecting...
incomes as the main measure of well-being until his ground-breaking work which showed that poverty involved a wider range of deprivations in health, education, and living standards which was not only captured by income alone.
* Development is not the sum of well-being in the economy and we cannot bring...
the women who must be awakened. Once she is on the move, the family moves, the village moves, the nation moves”.-Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. In India, today, women appear to rule the roost. India as a nation is revered in a feminine form i.e. ‘the Bharat Mata’, the first citizen of our country presently...
in fields, the condition of the farmers and labors was very deplorable, I went to school, that have not any amenity, the teachers were both male and female, the infrastructure was totally missing, I have still the reminiscences of my childhood sitting in dust and playing with mud and earth, during raining ...
National data of education
The starting point for the creation of an event-history database is the source registers for official statistics. Within education the three files mentioned above (enrolments, graduates and attainment) are arranged for the purpose of making them comparable over time...
the United States of America since 2002. These days quite a large number of churches are training layman Christians to be spiritual leaders through education in belief. I firmly believe that the leadership training in our churches of late is not a mere trend as a fashion for a particular period of time;...
Baru Sahib here today.
Today’s world is very competitive. Mere education will not suffice. Education combined with good, moral character and knowledge with proficiency in sports and extra curricular activities is necessary. Education ignites the minds of youth and it should be knowledge-based and should...
widely practised especially among Hindu Kshatriya rulers.
In spite of these conditions, some women excelled in the fields of politics, literature, education and religion. In South India, many women administered villages, towns, divisions and heralded social and religious institutions.
The Bhakti movements...
the longest known eating disorder.
The mostly young female patient suffering from body image disturbance, ie, they take underweight despite a perceived as "too fat". Unlike other people do not achieve their self-esteem controlling for education services in professional, amateur or private life, but...
growth, empowering women by having comprehensive understanding about work participation, gender issues, drudgery and health and nutritional status is necessary.
2. Definition of women empowerment
Most of the literature researched shows that even though definitions of women‟s empowerment may differ, the...
activists opened doors for women’s education. Women have benefited greatly as education provided information to them about their rights and their equal status in the society.
In spite of these efforts and the 65 year long journey since India’s independence , our nation is lagging behind in many basic things...
GIRL CHILD IN TODAY’S SOCIETY
The female child in India has been most vulnerable for centuries. We are committing the worst crime against humanity when we don’t even allow children to be born just because they carry the stigma of being girls .The poor infant girls have no choice because they are killed...
V. O. Uwaifo
Department of Vocational and Technical Education, Ambrose Alli University,
Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria
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KEYWORDS Parent Education. Academic Performance. Family Structures
ABSTRACT This paper examines...
people, African women are part of Africa’s contemporary history and nation-building.
With the lives and achievement of these three commendable women, it is indeed acceptable to claim that women are unique as men. Accordingly, females have always been widely believed to excel in verbal ability and verbal...
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kenya.
Female Genital Mutilation has been a large issue heavily debated, with a number of communities in Kenya. Attempts to combat this issue have been met with varying levels of success due to cultural and social beliefs. This case study outlines...
the implications of such financial disparities are most evident in the access to superior education whites have compared to minorities. “Mean SAT scores reflect the most fundamental failings of the public education system’s attempt to address the rift between races with whites and blacks earning marks...
CHAPTER - ONE
1.1 Background of the study
Women play a significant role in the development of nation. Women were considered as second grade citizens in most of the countries including Nepal. This perception is still persisting in many developing countries...
interbreeding. Also given in percent is each country's population compared to the population of the world. According to a separate estimate by the United Nations, world population exceeded 7 billion in October 2011.
Predicted growth and decline
Population growth increased significantly as the Industrial...
Girls education in India
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
From the advent of the human species, with or without schools, one keeps on taking...
technological advancements, and progress in every field but discrimination of the girl child due to male biases still prevails in this democratic nation.
The child sex ratio in India is worse than the sex ratio of the total population .Mizoram has the highest child sex ratio of 971 girls per 1000 boys...
We (both men and women) must act decisively to capture this opportunity. We need to think big and scale up rapidly in each and every area, be it education, infrastructure, industry, financial services or equality of both genders. For around two centuries, social reformers and missionaries in India have...