MDG3: Promote Gender Equality and Empower Women
Sep 02, 2014 07:30 AM
The marathon Aao Sath Chale (Come, let us walk together), saw participation of more than 1000 sports loving and spirited people.
[Indian Girls] [Education For All] [Education Policy]
Sep 01, 2014 05:50 PM The minister was speaking at 54th Foundation day of NCERT, a premier academic body.
Sep 01, 2014 11:45 AM
The clinics will be thrown open to all citizens above 65 years of age, signaling an end to the exclusivity of the Central Government Health Services.
[South Asia] [Healthcare] [India]
Aug 21, 2014 12:40 PM
Open defecation by women and girls must be seen as a national shame, said India’s Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Science & Technology.
[Gender Empowerment] [Gender empowerment] [Open defecation] [Indian women]
Aug 14, 2014 08:00 AM
The UN arm has also posted Ebola response videos on YouTube and is also seeking to counter the ‘many barriers stand in the way of rapid containment.’
[Health] [India] [South Asia]
Jul 25, 2014 11:55 AM
According to a report which surveyed 700 patients in four Afghan provinces, 44 percent of respondents were forced to sell their possessions to get health care during a recent illness.
[Health MDGs] [Health] [Afghanistan] [South Asia]
Jul 23, 2014 03:30 PM
The objective of the course is to provide individuals with a well-informed understanding of all the elements constituting sexual harassment.
[Gender Sensitivity] [Sexual Harassment at workplace] [Gender empowerment] [South Asia] [Indian women]
Jul 22, 2014 06:35 PM
Gender-biased sex selection is an extreme form and manifestation of gender discrimination, say UN Women and UNFPA
[UNFPA] [child sex ratio] [UN Women] [Girl child] [Women and children] [Millennium Development Goals] [India] [Discrimination] [Gender Inequality] [Female feticide] [Women]
Jul 22, 2014 06:04 PM The deadly disease generally surfaces during the rainy season.