Stories Tagged 'Women empowerment'
Patriarchy is pervasive everywhere in Nepal, be it at home or in the society at large. One such example where men have more command in the social structure is Piparkoti village in Joshipur Rural Municipality of Kailali district.
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Of the total 10 local units in Achham, Bannigadhi and Mellekh rural municipalities have very few women seeking services, inquiring about budget allocation for the development of women and children, and coming forward with complaints.
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Workplace harassment laws in Nepal mainly focus on sexual harassment in offices: Is that enough?
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Remittance can be channelled towards the creation of programmes for the economic empowerment of women
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An op-ed titled ‘Lingerie and feminism’ published on January 21 in this paper tried to show positive interlinkages between the lingerie industry, liberated female sexuality and promotion of feminist values.
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Women empowerment implies the ability of women to take decisions about their life and work; it also implies the provision of equal rights in all spheres, be they personal, social, economic, political or legal.
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