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She Is A Changemaker Programme: NCW

‘She Is A Changemaker’ Programme: NCW

National Commission for Women (NCW) launched a pan-India capacity building programme called “She is a Changemaker”

  • She is a Changemaker programme was launched for women in Politics.
  • It is a capacity building programme, which will be undertaken in association with region-wise training institutes.
  • It will be implemented with an objective of undertaking capacity building of women political leaders as well as improving their decision making & communication skills.
  • Launch of training programmes under the She is a Changemaker programme was held in collaboration with Rhambhau Mhalgi Prabodhini, Thane, Maharashtra.
  • Programmes under the campaign were launched by the Chairperson of NCW, Rekha Sharma.

National Commission for Women (NCW):

  • NCW is the statutory body of Government of India. It is usually concerned with advising the government on all policy matters related to women.
  • NCW was established on January 31, 1992 in accordance with the provisions of National Commission for Women Act, 1990.
  • The first chairperson of the commission was Jayanti Patnaik
  • The NCW work with the objective of:
    • Representing the rights of women in India
    • To provide a voice for issues and concerns related to women.