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Major Issues Related to Women Health, Social, Cultural and Economic Development

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  • Ravi Kant Upadhyay

    (Department of Zoology, Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, India)

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Present article sketches out major issues related to health, social, cultural, and economic wellbeing of the women. Most prevailing problems are related to malnutrition, sociality, sanitation, shelter, education, and livelihood, cultural and economic development in modern human ecological system. In poor countries women are living at socio-demographic risk of reproductive health, sociality, and healthcare. Condition is worst as large percentage of women belong to poorest strata of demography with highest fertility rates, having no means to meet out their daily needs. Starting from child birth to motherhood they are living under huge plethora of problems and a miserable cursed life. There is no real time data available on reproductive health, sociality, and healthcare of pregnant mothers, house hold and working women at global level. Two major factors lack of education and early marriage/parenthood are more assessed threats to girl-child and women in developing countries. These factors directly affect their social, cultural and economic development. There is a dire need of assistance from international agencies, governments, policy and law makers and social community to find solution of these burning problems. There is an urgent need for development of community support system for welfare of women that can assist them in decision making, confidence building, skill development, social and cultural wellbeing and economic empowerment of women.

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  • Ravi Kant Upadhyay, 2018. "Major Issues Related to Women Health, Social, Cultural and Economic Development," Interventions In Gynaecology And Women's Healthcare, Lupine Publishers, LLC, vol. 2(5), pages 206-213, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:abr:jigwhc:v:2:y:2018:i:5:p:206-213
    DOI: 10.32474/IGWHC.2018.02.000150
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