“I have been fortunate to meet people who understood the value I brought on the table. Whether it’s managing a team or clients, having the right knowledge, insights, ability to express, listen and understand goes a long way” – Pradnya Kakade.
A recent survey by Harvard Business Review shows that women are way behind men at self-promotion. While women were found to be under-confident about their performance at the workplace, men were overconfident about the same.
Filmapia is a platform for film lovers to explore and book locations for film shoots.
Gender parity is a statistical measure that compares a particular indicator among women, like average income, to the same indicator among men.
How long will patriarchy control the life of a woman with their invisible hands of “care and safety”? How long will a woman adjust in life and strangle her own desires?
Paulomi Tripathi is First Secretary in the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations. Permanent Mission of India is the formal title of the Indian delegation to the UN.
Best performing states with respect to women’s security are Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Himachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, where cases against women were recorded in three digits.
As per a study conducted in 2018, gender bias kills 2,39,000 girls every year in India. Moreover, the figure doesn’t include girls who are aborted simply for their gender.
Kadambini’s father, Brajakishore Bose was a staunch supporter of women’s rights. He not only fought for Kadambini’s entrance examination at the Calcutta University but also put efforts for her admission at Calcutta Medical College (CMC) and finally succeeded.
These women are not only chasing their own inner satisfaction and fulfillment by pursuing such unconventional hobbies, they are also inspiring others to try and do something a little different.
On 6 September, TiE Delhi NCR is all set to host Women Entrepreneurship: New Horizons 2019 at WelcomHotel Sheraton in Saket, New Delhi. The conference will focus on encouraging and empowering women entrepreneurship in India. Indian Entrepreneur ecosystem has only 14% of women entrepreneurship.
The latest NSSO data on youth (15-29) years shows that women’s participation has dropped from 37.01 per cent in 2004-05 and 24.4 per cent in 2011-12 to just 16.4 per cent in 2017-18.