Voices from the Grassroots: Empowering Rural Women for Sustainable Development

Armene Modi Paper presented at the Knowledge Globalization Conference: 2012 Pune, India January 2012 Armene ModiAshta No [email protected] ABSTRACT: Women are increasingly making more of an impact than men in rural India. The paper will share the initiatives taken by Ashta No Kai, an NGO working in a rural setting to address gender issues and […]

Voices from the Grassroots: Empowering Rural Women for Sustainable Development

Armene Modi & Betty Reardon (Featured article: Issue #90 January 2012)  This introductory article anticipates the themes of this year’s session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women.   Extracted by Betty Reardon from “Voices from the Grassroots: Empowering Rural Women for Sustainable Development” by Armene Modi, it speaks to the possibilities […]