International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 2, Issue 1, Part G (2016)
Reach of social welfare schemes to Dalit women: A conceptual framework
Dr. R Shanthakumari
According to India Human Development Report, 2001, inclusive development cannot be attained unless women participate equally in the development process and derive equal benefits from the same. Developing countries like India, show huge gender inequalities among different states that has direct bearing on human development status. As per “India Human Development Report 2011” published by Planning Commission of India, the Human Development Index value of Gujarat has increased from 0.466 in 1999- 2000 to 0.527 in 2007-08; a gain of 13 Percent over the period. In Income, Health and Education sector it has gained 15 percent, 13 percent and 13 Percent, respectively over the period 1999-2000 to 2007-08, but the rank declined to 11 from 10 at national level.
How to cite this article:
Dr. R Shanthakumari. Reach of social welfare schemes to Dalit women: A conceptual framework. 2016; 2(1): 464-467.