women but also empowers the State to adopt measures of positive discrimination in favour of women for neutralizing the cumulative socio economic, education and political disadvantages faced by them. Fundamental Rights, among others, ensure equality before the law and equal protection of law; prohibits...
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 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’...
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...
Asst. Prof. for evaluation
UN United Nations
UNICEF United Nation’s Children’s Funds
CEDAW Committee on Elimination of Discrimination...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 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...
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...
differences in academic performance of male and female students compared on two types of
family structures. On the basis of these findings, it was recommended that school counsellors
should be employed in all schools and that they should provide necessary assistance to
students especially those from single-parent...
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...
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...
How would you empower women in today’s India
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...
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Kenya.
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pieces simply do not fit together and there is very little that the teachers in those schools can do about it.
California’s education system is the back bone of the future and for this reason it be seen as priority. California’s high school system in crisis, thousands of students...
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...
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;...
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...
Improving Quality of Rural Health & Education through Corporate Social Responsibility: A Case Study on Jindal Steel & Power Limited
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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...
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...