WOMEN EMPOWERMENT: ISSUES AND CHALLENGES

Authors

  • PAPARI MALA BHUYAN

Abstract

Women comprise almost half of the world’s population. Almost same in number with men
yet they are discriminated socially politically, economically in many ways. The word
empowerment means ‘to give authority or power to someone’ or ‘to give strength and
confidence to someone’. Women empowerment aim at reducing the seclusion, segregation
and alienation of women in various fields and want to assure them a quality life and living.
Socio-political and economic constraints to women empowerment exists in most of the
societies of the world. Women are denied the access to resource and opportunities. The paper
makes an attempt to examine the issues and challenges of women empowerment from a
gender perspective.

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Published

2020-12-01

How to Cite

PAPARI MALA BHUYAN. (2020). WOMEN EMPOWERMENT: ISSUES AND CHALLENGES. PalArch’s Journal of Archaeology of Egypt / Egyptology, 17(6), 2393 - 2398. Retrieved from http://mail.palarch.nl/index.php/jae/article/view/1173