Self-help groups in empowering women

case study of selected SHGs and NHGs
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Kerala Research Programme on Local Level Development, Centre for Development Studies , Thiruvananthapuram
Self-help groups -- India -- Kerala., Women in development -- India -- Ke

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India, Ke

StatementJaya S. Anand.
SeriesDiscussion paper ;, no. 38, Discussion paper (Kerala Research Programme on Local Level Development) ;, no. 38.
ContributionsKerala Research Programme on Local Level Development.
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LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2004/60521 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination76 p.
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Open LibraryOL3332995M
ISBN 108187621400
LC Control Number2004312027

A Self-Help Group is a small volunteer association of pitiable people mostly from the similar socio-economic background. The small amount of credit is given to them to make them enterprising; it could be an all-men group, all-women group or even a varied group. Although, as per experience, women’s groups usually perform well in all the.

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Self-help groups fulfil the four criteria cited – thereby making them financially stable and also granting them a sense of empowerment. Here, I would like to share another excerpt from Dr Yunus’ book: “Women experience hunger and poverty in much more intense ways than men.

Self-Help Groups in Empowering Women: Case study of selected SHGs and NHGs Jaya S. Anand* 1. Introduction In the early decades of planning problems of women were looked upon as problems of social welfare, rather than of development.

The drawback of File Size: KB. The Indian Government adopted the approach of Self Help Groups (SHGs) to uplift the rural women. The empowerment of women through Self Help Groups (SHGs) would lead to benefits not only to the individual woman and women groups but also the families and community as a whole through collective action for development/5(4).

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It is informal and homogenous group of not more than twenty File Size: KB. Self-Help Groups (SHG), as the name of the topic suggests, is a voluntary aggregation of a group of Women in a rural area, particularly in a village and even areas where normal business activities are difficult to carry out by the company.

Such groups are usually empowered/assisted by the big. To know the social and economic condition of the women members of the self-help groups in the area. To know the savings habit of the members of self help groups. An effort is also made to suggest the ways to increase women empowerment through self help groups in the study area.

Self Help Groups – Empowering Women According to the Census, while percent of women in rural India are engaged in agricultural activity or household industry, only percent of them are cultivators. Moreover, almost 60% of women are outside the.

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Review of literature:File Size: KB. Self-help groups (SHGs)-small voluntary association of people from the same socio-economic background with a purpose of solving their common problems through self-help and mutual help.1 In India, self-help groups are women oriented and most of their activities are concentrated towards savings and credit activities.2Cited by: 1.

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