Women Empowerment Archive

everteen® donates sanitary napkins to underprivileged girls at cultural event on women empowerment

Supports International Women’s Day awardee Dr. Rekha Mehra to reiterate its commitment to celebrating women champions   New Delhi, 21 April 2018: everteen®, the complete feminine hygiene expert, extended its support for kathak recital and dance ballet on women empowerment led by Dr. Rekha Mehra, world-renowned kathak danseuse, social activist and the chairperson of Urvashi

IKEA Foundation issues a grant for €3.5 million to support women empowerment

15 March 2018: The IKEA Foundation is proud to announce a new grant for €3.5 million to support its partner PRADAN with its successful women’s empowerment programme in India. PRADAN helps women living in rural communities in India to organise themselves into strong self-help groups. These groups give them a stronger voice within their families and villages

Nuvoco Wins the FICCI CSR Jury Award for Women Empowerment

  Nuvoco’s CSR initiative ‘Samridhi’ wins Special Jury Commendation in FICCI Awards November 30, 2017: Nuvoco Vistas Corp. Ltd. (formerly Lafarge India Limited) one of the leading building materials manufacturers bagged the FICCI CSR Special Jury Commendation Award for the year 2016 – 17 in the women empowerment category at the 16th edition of FICCI

IWP Celebrated Melange – The Blend of Women Empowerment

  –       Anushtha from Jankpuri Centre became Ms. IWP 2017, 1st and 2nd runner up are Sahiba from Janakpuri Centre and Prachi Khanna from Model Town centre.   International Women Polytechnic (IWP) a leading institute in women education in vocational as well as professional studies, today celebrated its annual festival “Melange-The Blend of Art 2017”

Marriott India is Celebrating its First M-Day for 2016

Agra, 1st July 2016:Marriott India is celebrating its’ first M-Day for 2016 with a week full of activities focused on guests, associates and other stakeholders. The underlying message of this M-Day is to walk our guests through the ‘Marriott India Story’ and thank them for making us who we are besides promoting themes such as

Woman is the nigger of the world – Chawm Ganguly

The song was written by John Lennon and Yoko Ono and featured in their album “Sometime in New York City” which was released in 1972. Ironical, isn’t it, that we are still using it as the headline of this piece, 16 years into the following millennium and almost four decades after the death of Lennon?

banglanatak dot com and Women Empowerment – Little Flickers of Hope.

Woman’s Day is gone. It is well and truly over, at least for a year and it won’t be any time soon that the peddlers of tinsel – the fairness creams and the art deco jewelries – will be dusting the cliché of women’s empowerment out of their cupboards to push their ware. Just the

Twitter Launches Women Empowerment Initiative #PositionOfStrength in India

The #PositionOfStrength movement seeks to bridge the gender equality gap online in India and inspire the next generation of women leaders to have an influential voice in society   New Delhi, February 26, 2016: For the first time in Asia, Twitter launches #PositionOfStrength, a women empowerment initiative, in India today to help bridge the gender

Mrs. India 2015 Queen of Substance Priyanka Khurana Goyal supports ‘Back To The Front’, an initiative for Women Empowerment

Mumbai 4th July 2015: ‘Back To The Front’ (BTTF)  recently hosted, ‘ Konnect 2015 – an Opportunities Event’ at Phoenix Market City Mall in Mumbai with a participation of over  10,000 women. Konnect 2015 is an initiative by People Konnect that propagates the cause of women discovering self worth through becoming financially independent. Mrs. India


Kolkata, 8th March 2014: Eastern India Regional Council of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India on the occasion of the International Woman’s Day (8th March 2014) hosted a programme on “Women Empowerment” at Park Hotel, where topics of professional interest empowering CA Women professional were discussed.  Sessions related to CA Women professionals practical difficulties