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Women"s empowerment policy and natural resources, what progress?

Women"s empowerment policy and natural resources, what progress?

May 18-19, 2001, New Delhi

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Published by Write-Arm in Bangalore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in development -- India -- Congresses,
  • Women -- Government policy -- India -- Congresses,
  • Natural resources -- India -- Congresses

  • About the Edition

    Contributed articles presented at a workshop with special reference to India.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementorganised by Planning Commission, Govt. of India ; Overseas Development Group, University of East Anglia, UK ; funded by Dept. of International Development, Govt. of UK.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsIndia. Planning Commission., University of East Anglia. Overseas Development Group., Great Britain. Dept. for International Development.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1240.5.A-ZI+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination131 p. :
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16901528M
    LC Control Number2008330079

    About the Author. Research presented in this book was completed with the support of University of California Global Health Institute’s (UCGHI)Center of Expertise (COE) on Women’s Health, Gender, and Empowerment, whose leaders and members comprised the editorial team. Chapter authors include representatives and grantees from world-renowned organizations working at the intersection of women. In the early s, an interest in women and their connection with the environment was sparked, largely by a book written by Esther Boserup entitled Woman's Role in Economic Development. Starting in the s, policy makers and governments became more mindful of the connection between the environment and gender issues. Changes began to be made regarding natural resource and .

    In groups of 25, women learn to build support networks with each other, share experiences, learn critical social and economic skills, and access resources. Alongside the Signature Program, we offer complementary programs to help women by supporting their growth and addressing social norms, practices, and policies that hold them back. of women from ownership of and decision making on valuable economic and natural resource. Provisions and Policies for Women’s Empowerment in Ethiopia study showed that most women book.

    Not only would this improve human rights, but it also would help promote women’s economic empowerment. According to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), discriminatory laws and social practices reduce women’s years of schooling by 16 percent and decrease labor force participation by 12 percent, resulting in a. for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies at the Vietnam National University in Hanoi. Her research interests are natural resource management, land tenure and gender. She has worked closely with ethnic groups in the north of Vietnam to improve their livelihoods while preserving their cultural identity and the local environment.


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