Vol. 4, Issue 1 (2017)
Empowering Haryana: empowering India
Author(s): Sunil, Neha Rani
Abstract: Haryana state is one of the leading as well as fast developing states. The state has faced a lot of criticism time to time in case of level of women empowerment. Women empowerment can be worded as an environment where women feel themselves independent to make their own decision for themselves as well as society. This is a secondary data based conceptual study. The study is aimed to find out the overall status of women empowerment by focusing on the persuading factors for women to empower, the schemes run by the government both at the state as well as central level to raise the position of women empowerment and the problems encountering in the roadmap of women empowerment in Haryana state. A lot of schemes such as HSRCW, HWDC and MAHILA MANDA SCHEME etc. have been launched by the government time to time yet there are some problems to be faced in empowering women in Haryana state as mentioned in the research paper in the following pages. Some suggestion has been made at the end of the study base on the problems in the path of women empowerment which may help in the smooth achievement of desired level of women empowerment in Haryana.