International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

Online ISSN: 2349-4182
Print ISSN: 2349-5979

Vol. 2, Issue 10 (2015)

Women Representation and Panchayati Raj: An Analytical study

Author(s): Geeta, Sanjay Mishra
Abstract: Women’s leadership and effective participation is increasingly on the development agenda of governments, bilateral and multilateral agencies, and non-governmental organisations, including women’s rights groups. Evidence from programmes and research demonstrates the important role women play as key actors and decision-makers in the development process across a wide range of sectors. In the political arena in particular, there is growing momentum among governments to foster and ensure women’s participation and leadership in governance structures. Establishing quotas for women’s representation at different levels of governance has been a strategic tactic in achieving this goal in many countries. This article discuss the overview of women representation in panchayati raj with special focus on the suggestion for increasing the effective participation of womens in panchayati raj
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