Feminist discourse on sex screening and selective abortion of female fetuses By Farhat Moazam, Bioethics, Volume 18 Issue 3June 2004 Prepared by Lone Søndergaard Population First * * Title: PowerPoint Presentation Author: abc Last modified by:
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Title: What is female foeticide? Female foeticide is the practice of aborting a foetus when a person finds out that the foetus is female after undergoing a sex determination test known as prenatal diagnostic tests.
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Gender inequality in India, the significance of being born as woman ... After the development of science and technology, female foeticide is being practiced on a large scale. This has led to a drop in the female ratio.
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Web-casting of films on female foeticide & dissemination from the site. Partners: Ministry of Health & Female Welfare , Govt. ... Her concerns about life long conditions of the women and rising unemployment in India, helped us formulate our social and business goals.
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Female Foeticide: Implications for India Dr. Vibhuti Patel, Director, PGSR Prof. & HOD, University Department of Economics, SNDT Women’s University,
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... of control with its notion of ‘what is right and proper for women’ still reigns supreme Crimes against women Female Foeticide Rape Incest Sexual Harassment Child Sexual Abuse Importation of girls/Trafficking Kidnapping and ... Economic empowerment of female work force in ...
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... UP Working with community and religious leaders on issue of sex pre-selection using protection of the girl child and female foeticide language ...
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Female Foeticide Female foeticide: Girls are considered as burden in some families even in this technological era. They prefer male children to female children. The united Nation says an estimated 2,000 unborn girls are aborted every day in India.
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... female foeticide and practice of dowry Female literacy has improved but still gender gap is 0.7 Gender gap in wages is also very high Access to Health Continuous improvements in Health Indicators, ...
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Pre - Natal Childhood Female Foeticide * Child marriage, Physical, sexual, * Child prostitution, Emotional abuse. * Physical, sexual, emotional abuse by parents, relatives ...
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Gender Resource Centers- Economic Empowerment of Women Mission for Development of Women- Reducing IMR, MMR, Female Foeticide, School Drop Out Rate among Girls & Economic Empowerment through Microenterprises of Women. City Level Plan of Action for Children.
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Role of NGO in upliftment of society – A case study of Kalgidhar Trust, BaruSahib, HP, India. Amarpreet Singh Ghura ... Female foeticide, Marital discord and Domestic violence. Suggestions. All companies should work like catalytic agents for social transformation.
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Problem base programs (dowry, substance abuse, child labors, female awareness, foeticide, ect.) 3. Cultural Development 4. Treatment & cure of mental disturbances. 5. Workshops for other organizations on management. 6. ...
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Laadli Mumbai’s girl child initiative A Silent National Emergency A sharp and steady decline in sex ratios in the 0-6 age group across the country Sex ratio decline directly linked to availability of ultra sound facilities Unlike infanticide which was limited to a few pockets, sex selective ...
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The dowry system is one of them. It is a curse to the society on the whole. Poor and lower class parents find it very difficult to select a good match for their daughters. ... Not only this it will also prevent female foeticide and empower women. Casteism:--
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Action against sex selection and female foeticide. Nehru Yuvak Kendra Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal University of Rajasthan Professional Agency Media State Health System Resource Centre (SHSRC) PNDT ...
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NATIONAL POLICY FOR EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN2001. Ministry of Women and Child Development. Women empowerment refers to increasing the spiritual, ... Future policy making requires identification of diverse and deep-rooted causes behind poverty, female foeticide, dropout issue, etc.
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Addressing the issue of female infanticide and foeticide. 3. ADOLESCENT HEALTH. a) Focusing adolescents as receivers and providers of knowledge and function as link volunteers in the community.
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... less parental attention Female foeticide and infanticide signal the grossest form of discrimination against women Right to health Right to health - Anaemia Anaemia, a debilitating disease, which increases a woman’s vulnerability and limits her capacity to function as full human beings.
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* ©Sujata Warrier, 2013 * Gender Based Violence Gender Based Violence (GBV) occurs on a continuum - beginning with female foeticide and ending with women murder and includes female infanticide, incest, sexual harassment, poverty, and domestic violence.
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Abolition of female foeticide, infanticide and child marriage protection of girl child. Improving water and sanitation coverage both in rural and urban. Addressing and upholding the rights of children in difficult circumstances.
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Child marriage and female infanticide were prevalent and purdah (veils) were popular for women. Women were also not given education or allowed to inherit any property. ... which has the country's lowest sex ratio due to rampant female foeticide.
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... PCPNDT Act List of indications for scan Lack of connectivity to female foeticide. Under regulation or over regulation ? Plethora of laws and regulations The Drugs and Cosmetics Act,1940(Central Act of 23 of 1940) ...
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... Women Sensitization of community on gender imbalance particularly on son preference at birth / ill effects of female foeticide Village level workshops for adolescent girls to create awareness regarding personal hygiene, ...
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Addressing the issue of female infanticide and foeticide 6Gadchiroli model to take care of home based neonatal care 7.Kangaroo mother care to take care of low birth weight infants FAMILY WELFARE 1. Higher order births will be targeted for intensified intervention 2.
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Some of the issues discussed through Public Service Advertising campaigns over the years include – Female Foeticide Blood Donation Importance of Going to School AIDS Awareness Use of Condoms Right To Vote Save Electricity, ...
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... domestic violence, sexual harassment, banning female foeticide / FGM) and policies (women’s development and gender equity, affirmative action) Enhancing representation of women in private and public sector, political institutions, etc. Precedent-setting litigation, prosecutions, ...
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... etc. WHAT SHOULD BE DONE Media advocacy to encourage greater focus on the issue of female foeticide Strengthen partnerships and alliances to facilitate the implementation of laws, ... 109.50 111.00 Male births for every 100 female births. Sex ratio at birth: 1981-90 & 1996-98 (Source:SRS)
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How have we measured our success? Srilatha Batliwala (WEDO / Harvard University) with Lisa Veneklasen & Cindy Clark (Just Associates) & June Zeitlin (WEDO)
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Gender inequality index: 72 Sex ratio 933-1000 Female foeticide: some 50 million girls are missing Discriminated in labour market – not by blocking access, but by using them in particular jobs, insecure, informal, without collective bargaining Education, ...
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Massive campaigning to tackle female foeticide, domestic violence. Larger role for social entrepreneurship. RGNIYD role. Stakeholders and Implementation issues. Stakeholders. The target population, namely the youth of this country in the group 16-30 years.
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Rallies giving messages against Female Foeticide, Dowry System and Prevention of Natural Disasters were taken out by the NCC cadets of the school. N.C.C. (Air-wing) School is sports person’s heaven.
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Any act of termination of pregnancy of normal female foetus amounting to female foeticide shall be regarded as professional misconduct on the part of the physician leading to penal erasure besides rendering him liable to criminal proceedings as per the provisions of this Act.
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Few samples of display publicity are: * Why Female Foeticide ... Arial Times New Roman Arial Black Comic Sans MS Wingdings Default Design 1_Default Design 8_EPOS PPT Plain Slide 1 Slide 2 Total Number of Institutions Slide 4 Slide 5 Slide 6 Slide 7 ...
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A few examples of feminist movements female genital mutilation, bride-burning and female foeticide, violence against women, for expanding equality of access to citizenship, e.g. women’s right to vote land or inheritance rights, the girl-child’s right to Education, ...
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Partha Dasgupta (an inquiry into . & J of Econometrics, 1997) too poor not to discriminate (female foeticide among the Inuit) But why does income growth not translate into nutritional improvements? Some left behind by income growth?
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... Item Maximum Rank/ Points Gender Issues Having favourable sex ratio, no child/ mother death in a year, no case of female foeticide in Anganwadi area, ...
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Women empowerment Female infanticide, female foeticide and dowry eliminated Child Marriage curbed Let us, in unison, vow that we will strive to gift the boon of education to our deprived brethren, ...
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One Female Medical Officer and 3 Staff Nurses posted on contract under NRHM in strengthened 24x7 PHCs . ... The PNDT Act will be strictly enforced to check female foeticide in the state 109 Court Cases/ FIRs have been launched. 371 centers have been suspended/ cancelled.
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Youth Bodies of NYKS and NSS to propagate against female foeticide. MWCD is drawing a campaign plan. Declining sex ratio to be part of training programme for 10,000 National Social Volunteers and Nehru Yuva Sahakari.
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Maternal mortality rate? Infant mortality rate? Female foeticide? Disease incidence? Education Facilities…. Literacy rate? Drop out rate? Girl ... Zilla Parishads should set up an independent monitoring system to evaluate whether the goals they have set under the BRGF plan are or are not ...
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... Sciences Corporate Culture & Spirituality International Women’s Conference World Youth Peace Summit Conference on Female Foeticide Shivaratris, Christmas, Navaratris, ...
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... gender discrimination – ‘gendercide’, ‘foeticide’ child marriages (for protection, debt cancellation, capture, etc.) girl = somebody else’s wealth migration, ‘trafficking’, of women Sex ratio: at birth: 1.12 male(s)/female under 15 years: 1.13 m/f 15-64 years: 1 ...
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... health Mortality Morbidity Child nutrition Child labor Child labor Child Immunization Immunization Primary schooling Female ... foeticide Declining child sex-ratios Relation of declining sex-ratios ... is better Send me your ppt files by Thursday 17:00 Questions ...
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Street plays on female foeticide Poster and slogan competition in SEP Schools Material Distribution in Community developed by UNFPA on missing girls. Meeting with NGO’s working on Gender Issues Attitudinal Change A Study of Attitudinal changes among teachers after YUVA – SLP Training ...
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To know whether I am going to be a male or female child ? What if I am going to be a female? What if your ... But if I am born, will your mother in law not push paddy grains in to my tender throat? Foeticide could have been painless, but as an infant I will suffer pain, please decide! If I am to ...
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... (Cambridge, Mass: Harvard University Press, 1932) bk. v, ix, c, p. 463. A. E. Crawley, “Foeticide,” Encyclopaedia of Religion and Ethics, eds. James Hastings, John A. Selbie, and Louis H. Gray (New ... male and female He created them. Kuhse, Helga. The Sanctity of Life Doctrine in ...
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