Indian women have always played an important role in the development of society and the nation. For the first time, women concerns are being looked at in a more holistic manner. With ‘Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas’ being the new theme of the Indian development story, Indian women have also started feeling the ‘change’ in the last 4 years.
Here are the five pillars of new security paradigm for women of New India.
- Securing Health of the Mother and Child
- Social Security & Empowerment
- Financial Security & Empowerment
- Securing Future
- Women Safety
1. Securing Health of the Mother and Child
Health and overall well-being of the mother and the child has taken the central stage in this new security paradigm.
2. Social Security & Empowerment
Government has gone for bold and positive changes. It has adopted a multi-pronged approach to ensure that women are given legal and social protection to ensure a life of dignity for them.
3. Financial Security & Empowerment
Women empowerment is difficult to be achieved without making her financially independent. Below are some such measures:
4. Securing Future
In the current government policy, it is now not only about improving her present but also securing her future.
5. Women Safety
Women safety is an important aspect of women empowerment. Here are the steps taken to ensure women safety through various means:
All the five pillars add to the feeling of a more secure and supportive apparatus for women to flourish. The era of women led development, thus, is being laid on a firm grounding with a vision to ensure a life of security and dignity to every woman. The government is leaving no stone unturned in enhancing the role of women in the progress of the nation.