Women empowerment

Displaying 1 - 10 of 11
J. Devika
Brahmin-Christian Krupabai Satthianadhan is recognised as a pioneer woman author of Indian writing in English, celebrated for her style as well as the content of her novels which opens up the world of women’s struggles and inner lives in nineteenth-century India. We train the spotlight on the…
in Article
Siddharth Haobijam
in Image Gallery
Tania Chatterjee
in Image Gallery
Shruti Chakraborty
Long before the images of women of Shaheen Bagh came to symbolise feminine power in contemporary India, thousands of Manipuri women came together to effect change unlike any other. We look at how the two Nupi Lan movements (1904 and 1939) changed the course of history. (In pic: The Nupi Lan…
in Article
Prof. Amiya P. Sen
Swami Vivekananda is mostly taken to be a patriot or a prophet of modern India, but buried within these characterisations are also somewhat intriguing comments on contemporary Indian society that are not as well known, including his views on women and women empowerment. On this International Women'…
in Article
  Chaudhuri, Sagarika. Economic Zoology. Kolkata: NCBA, 2016.   Chatterjee, B., and Kundu, S. ‘Gender and Development: SHG’s, Women Workers and Enterpreneurs.’ Journal of Economic and Social Development 7, no. 2 (2011): 84-97.   "Content". Indian Aquarium Hobbyist.  indianaquariumhobbyist.com (…
in Bibliography
Research, Interviews and Documentation: Barnamala Roy. Camera and Editing: Bishwadeep Mitra, Annapurna Banerjee
  According to a 2014 report in the International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies, the Kolkata port (around which the ornamental fisheries are centered in West Bengal) is responsible for exporting 90 per cent of indigenous fish from the country.    Entrepreneurs in Domjur (West Bengal) …
in Video
Barnamala Roy
Barnamala Roy: How did you decide to farm ornamental fish? Sujata Gure: We had witnessed ornamental fish being successfully farmed at a nearby place, which inspired us to take up the farming. We started the venture in ten earthen vessels ('majla'). B.R.: Which fish did you begin raising first? S.G…
in Interview
Interviewee: Dr. Bijay Kali Mahapatra
  Interviewee: Dr. Bijoy Kali Mahapatra Interviewer: Barnamala Roy Camera, Editing: Bishwadeep Mitra and Annapurna Banerjee   Barnamala Roy: How did ornamental fish attract your curiosity? Also, why and how did you select ornamental fish farming as your subject of research?   B.K. Mahapatra: In my…
in Interview
Photographs by Biswadeep Mitra, Annapurna Banerjee & Barnamala Roy, Captions: Barnamala Roy
in Image Gallery