92724Stree Shakti Puraskar, 2012
- Nov 27, 2013Source: DNADate: 28.11.12Page No: 7Ministry of Women and Child DevelopmentGovt. of IndiaStree Shakti Puraskar, 2012Nominations are invited for Stree Sharkti Puraskar, 2012.The awards , anmed after eminent women in the Indian History are given in the following categories.Ahilya Bai Holkar, Kannagi, Mata Jijabai, and Rani Gaidinliu Zeliang, awards to recognize individual women who have made an outstanding contribution in any of the following fields:Support rehabilitation of women and children in respecially difficult circumstances like destitute women and children, widows, victims of atrocities and conflicts, disabled women and children, aged women etc.
Rani Laxmi Bai award to recognize:The spirit of courage and the personal achievement of a woman in difficult circumstances, who has established this spirit of courage in her indibidual or professional life.Rani Rudramma Devi award to recognize:Individual men or women for their outstanding administrative skill, leadership quality and courage.Who can make nominations.Members of Parliament, Members os State Assemblies, Academicians, Professionals, Non-Govermental Organization of repute, Eminent persons.Self Applications shall not be entertained.For more information log on to : www.wcd.nic.in
- Education and Training
- Promoting Delf Help Groups
- Supprt to women in agriculture and rural industry including promotion of technology to reduce drudgery
- Environment protection
- Empowerment of women fro community and political participation
- Health programmes including propagation of indigenous systems of medicine.
- Creation of awareness and consciousness on women's issues through arts , media (including electronic and mass media) community based programmes etc.