Empowering Fisherwomen

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



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
ID Code:7851
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:26 Feb 2011 17:24
Last Modified:26 Feb 2011 17:24

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