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  • Conference on ‘Educating Women for a Better World’ dated 15th March,2016

     

    Under the supreme guidance and sole inspiration of Sh. Balraj Bhasin President S.D.P. Sabha and College Managing committee, the Dept. of Social Science of S.D.P. College for Women, Ldh. organised conference on the themes “ Educating Women for a Better World” and “Let us Empower ourselves” here today in the seminar hall of the college Dr. Manisha Sharma, Prof. Economics, Dept. of Distance Education, Punjabi University, Patiala and Dr. Rajesh Gill, Prof. Sociology, Punjab University, Chandigarh were the resource persons of the conference . Dr. Veena Maan Offg. Principal and staff members of Social Science accorded a most cordial welcome to our resource persons presenting bouquet. Ms. Ranjana Sood, Head Dept. of Economics formally welcomed the resource persons highlighting their academic achievements and accomplishments in different spheres of life.

    Both the resource persons stressed the need to empower ourselves as nobody is going to empower us. They said that women empowerment refers to the creation of an environment for women where they can make decisions of their own for personal benefits as well as for the society. They further said that to increase and improve the Social, Economic and Political and legal strength of the women, to ensure equal-right to women and to make them confident enough to ….their rights. They concluded their discourses saying that for the overall development of the personality of  women, economic empowerment is must as the money women earn will not supplement the family’s income but also help develop the society. Ms. S. Verma Director delivered valedictory address. In her address  she told the students that freedom to take independent decisions is the most tedious task that is why majority of women avoid taking decisions in most of the cases. Dr. Veena Maan Offg. Principal thanked the speakers and organizers of conference.