Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Elderly Women's Livelihood Aproach Income Generation Present Scenario in Manipur

Elderly Women's Livelihood Aproach Income Generation Present Scenario in Manipur

Ratings: (0)|Views: 11|Likes:
ARDSI, Manipur Chapter Pubilication
ARDSI, Manipur Chapter Pubilication

More info:

Published by: Ageing Mentalhealth Manipur on Jul 27, 2012
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

07/27/2012

pdf

text

original

 
ONE DAY STATE LEVEL WORKSHOP ON ELDERLY WOMEN
sLIVELIHOOD APPROACH INCOME GENERATION PRESENTSCENARIO IN MANIPUR
Proceedings of the one Day State Level Workshop on
Elderly Women
sLivelihood Approach Income Generation Present Scenario In Manipur
, on14
th
May, 2012, at
Court Hall, New Administrative Block, ManipurUniversity
, Canchipur, Imphal. Sponsored by
Department of Social WelfareGovt. of Manipur
, Jointly Organized by
Manipur University Working WomenAssociation
and
Alzheimer
s and Related Disorders Society of India ManipurChapter, Imphal
The Inaugural function of the one Day State Level Workshop On
ElderlyWomen
s Livelihood Approach Income Generation Present Scenario InManipur
was held at Court Hall, New Administrative Block, ManipurUniversity,with
Prof.H,N.K. Sharma, Vice- Chancellor
, Manipur University, as Chief Guestand
Prof. Ksh Bimola Devi, Former, Dean School of Social Sciences,
ManipurUniversity, as
President,
 
Smt. R.K. Nayansana Devi, Chairperson
,
ManipurState Social Welfare Board, Govt. of Manipur
 
 
 and
Shri Thingnam Joychandra Singh, Women Development Officer,Department of Social Welfare, Govt. of Manipur
were the Guests of Honourrespectively.The function was started with Welcome Address and Key Note Addressgiven by
Prof. P. Madhubala Devi, President , Manipur University WorkingWomen Association
. In her key note address she has highlighted the problem
 
faced by the elderly women such as gender base discrimination often stemmingfrom the deep rooted cultural and social bias, compounded by other forms of discrimination base on class ,caste, disability, illiteracy unemployment and maritalstatus, She also focused on the patriarchal hierarchy dining property rights to theelderly Women. Elderly women when compared with elder men dont have timefor leisure or recreational activities, Suffering from chronic illness and disabilitiesin later life than men. Women suffer greater non-communicable diseases andexperience lower social and mental health status especially if they are single andor widowed.This was followed by the speeches delivered by the guests of Honour Smt.
R.K. Nayansana Devi
said that,
God is Invisible; Mothers are physiciansappointed by God. God Could Not be Everywhere! So, He invented Mothers:to care ; Protect you. When your Mother requires care from her family is shegetting it ,You Ignored or taken lightly
your mother
s problems.
and Shri
 
Thingnam Joychandra Singh
in her speech the importance of elderly womenin society in Manipur were Highlighted and the nature of their livelihood andincome generation approach were focused, and emphasized as an important area of study.
Prof.H.N.K. Sharma, V.C. of M.U
., Who was the chief Guest of thefunction, stressed the importance of women in society and the need of theirempowerment for the development of the society as a whole. He also appreciated

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->