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‘The Strength Of A Woman Can Power Sustainable Development’

Lakshmi Puri is Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Deputy Executive Director of UN Women, the United Nations entity for gender equality and the empowerment of women. ...read more

Hope Floats For ASHAs In Tripura

Sarodhan Malsom, 29, a mother of two from a small village in Dhalai district of Tripura, is very proud of her vocation. ...read more


Fisherwoman Patricia Is Surrounded By A Sea Of Problems

From the spot where she was sitting by the roadside, Patricia got up in a huff. ...read more


Lifting The Curse of Child Malnutrition From Bidar

In 2000, countries around the world pledged to fulfill the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), a set of eight time-bound targets to eradicate poverty and hunger and uphold the principles of human dignity, equality and equity. ...read more

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The success story of women's political representation could well be scripted in India's rural hinterland. In April 1993, the Government of India passed the, the Constitutional (73rd Amendment) Act mandating that there should be at 33 per cent reservation for women in panchayati raj institutions (PRIs).

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