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October 6, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Educational Reforms and Advancements (ERA 2017) is an educational endeavour of School of Education, G D Goenka University to provide an academic platform to educationists, industry experts, practitioners, faculty, research scholars and students across disciplines to deliberate upon the significance and impact of educational reforms already having been made towards advancement of the society at large and also upon the new educational initiatives that can be taken.
Relevance of the Theme
Women have a crucial role in development and advancement. Since they account for half of any country’s talent base, empowering them through equal opportunities in education and employment shall enable them to contribute even more significantly in all aspects of development.
Empowerment of women is a socio- political ideal envisioned in relation to the wider framework of women’s rights. It is the only way to improve the social, economic, political, educational, equal gender rights and spiritual strength of the women all over the world. The modern society needs to bring sociological empowerment among women to address the social and gender discrimination processes in the society. Women empowerment may solve lots of social issues as well as bring growth and development of the nation on right track. Empowerment of girls and women is not only important for an equitable society, it is essential to build stronger economies, achieve internationally agreed –upon development goals, and improve the quality of life of women, men, families and communities. It is only through empowerment that women can craft directions for positive change in the society.