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Editorial – Society Watch – Women Empowerment: An Overused Term ??

2017-01-31T03:36:41+05:30

Since the late 1970s, the term ‘empowerment’ has been liberally applied by academics and aid workers in the English-speaking world, including in social services, social psychology, public health, adult literacy and community development. The field of international development has also embraced the term enthusiastically and the idea of empowerment features prominently in the current discourse of international development organisations. Today the word is even more in vogue and has entered the worlds of politics and business. […]

Editorial – Society Watch – Women Empowerment: An Overused Term ??2017-01-31T03:36:41+05:30

Editorial – Society Watch – Panchayats and Women’s Empowerment !!!

2017-01-31T03:36:58+05:30

Women have had a long history of being discriminated against and exploited in Indian society. The 73rd Constitutional Amendment introduced measures to reverse these indignities. Yet, there remains strong resistance against their participation in the public sphere. […]

Editorial – Society Watch – Panchayats and Women’s Empowerment !!!2017-01-31T03:36:58+05:30
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