Original Research Article, Volume 2017 Issue 1

Economic Empowerment of Women through NGO: A Case Study

by Mriganka Saikia and Pankaj Saikia

DOI: https://doi.org/10.56405/dngcrj.2017.02.01.08 | Download


Empowerment can be described as a process which helps people to have their control over the factors which affect their lives. Empowerment of women means developing them as more aware individuals, who are economically productive and independent and are able to make intelligent discussion in matters that affect them. Empowerment of women can help improve women’s position in society. Present study discusses about the nature and extent of impact of NGO on economic empowerment of rural women. Analysis has been conducted on the extent of economic empowerment achieved by the members of NGO through their participation. This study concludes with the note that due recognition must be given to women to lead an economically as well as socially empowered life.

Cite as:

Saikia M., Saikia P. 2017. Economic Empowerment of Women through NGO: A Case Study, Dera Natung Government College Research Journal, 2, 91-100.