Jagananna Jeeva Kranthi Scheme

Women empowerment has been the core of several state and central schemes for the last couple of years. And while many of them have encouraged women, entrepreneurs, few have offered benefits to women farmers. The Andhra government, paying heed to the perils faced by women farmers has initiated the AndhraRead More →

Mahila Samarthya Yojana

For the longest time, states like Uttar Pradesh have garnered the reputation of not being supportive of women’s development and empowerment, owing to regressive traditions and beliefs. However, the winds of change have begun to enter Uttar Pradesh with the UP Mahila Samarthya Yojana – wherein the women of theRead More →

Beti Bachao Beti Padhao

The Beti Bachao Beti Padhao(BBBP) was launched by the Prime Minister on 22nd January 2015 at Haryana. This Scheme was brought into existence because of the dire need of saving girl children from disempowerment. According to the 2011 Census, the sex ratio declined significantly. Moreover, the need for education amongstRead More →