Topic: Role of Women, Indian Economy and issues relating to planning, mobilization of resources, growth, development and employment.
2) The best investment India can make towards economic prosperity and societal progress is in higher education and employment prospects of women. Discuss.(250 words)
Why this question:
The article talks about the interrelationship of women empowerment and economic prosperity.
Key demand of the question:
Answer must discuss in what way higher education and employment prospects of women would matter and bring prosperity and societal progress for the country.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
The status of women has dramatically increased in India. At the time of Independence, policymakers did not focus on educating women. As a result, household income and India’s GDP did not grow as much as it could have.
The data from the AISHE and NFHS surveys indicate that the best investment India can make towards economic prosperity and societal progress is in higher education and employment prospects of women.
Take excerpts from the article and discuss with suitable illustrations.
Conclude with what needs to be done.