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International Journal of Chemical Studies

Vol. 6, Issue 2 (2018)
An analysis of the problems faced by tribal women members in self-help groups (SHGS) in Dahod district of Gujarat


Author(s): Nilam Rathod, Ganga Devi and Mahima Ghabru

Abstract: Women empowerment is a process in which women challenge the existing norms and culture, to effectively promote their well-being. The participation of women in Self Help Groups (SHGs) made a significant impact on their empowerment both in social and economic aspects. But at the moment they participate in such activities they face some problems of varied nature. This study addresses women empowerment through SHGs in Dahod district of Gujarat. The information required for the study has been collected from both the primary and secondary sources A random sampling method has been followed. Garret ranking technique used to helps in deciding the most important constraints faced by the members in the order of priority. This paper attempts to analyses the nature of problems faced by the tribal women members of SHGs while participating in the income generating activities through SHGs. The study identifies some special types of problems generally faced by the poor tribal women of the study area.

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How to cite this article:
Nilam Rathod, Ganga Devi, Mahima Ghabru. An analysis of the problems faced by tribal women members in self-help groups (SHGS) in Dahod district of Gujarat. Int J Chem Stud 2018;6(2):1093-1095.
International Journal of Chemical Studies