Empowering Fisherwomen

Srinath, Krishna and Thangamani, K (1990) Empowering Fisherwomen. Women in Fisheries. pp. 21-23.


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In this paper the authors trace the reasons for the marginalisatlon of fisherwomen in India in spite of their important role in post-harvest operations and in net making. Unfortunately most development programmes have been of little benefit, For their emancipation, the authors point out that fisherwomen first' need to be empowered with a positive self image and decision making capabilities. This paper sketches a profile offisherwomen of the country and deals with the concepl of empowerment.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Empowerment; Fisherwomen
Subjects: Socio Economic and Extension
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 26 Feb 2011 11:54
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:46
URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/7851

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