Purdah to Panchayats- Breaking Barriers

Purdah to Panchayats- Breaking Barriers
YEAR 2009

From Purdah to Panchayats- Breaking Barriers documents the successful strategies adopted under the ‘Capacity Building of Elected women Representatives and Panchayat Functionaries ‘ project of the Ministry of Panchayati Raj , Government of India , and the United Nation Development Programme (UNDP), India. It places the project and its successes from 10 states, against the broader background of reservation for women in decentralization governance and women’s empowerment.