Author:G. Valentina


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Management of Solar Energy Technologies and Women Empowerment

By: G. Valentina

Price: $7.88

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 106044

ISBN: 9789380222783

Condition: New

Dwindling and scarce energy resources in India have deprived electricity connectivity to 23 percent of 5, 86,000 villages and 56 percent of 138 million households in India. Difficult, remote locations and inaccessible terrain have compounded to the issue making it a Herculean task for various governments to extend electricity distribution networks to habitations and bring such scattered population into the ambit of electrification. Our attempts in India in the last decades show lack of aftercarefollow up –maintenance of these systems as reasons for the defunct systems. Solar energy technolog... View more info

Agripreneurship for Employment and Empowerment of Women in Rural Areas

By: G. Valentina

Price: $17.65

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Gen Next Publication/Gyan Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2015

Seller ID: 106110

ISBN: 9789380222608

Condition: New

Traditionally women in agriculture are confined to activities mainly Weeders, Preparation of agriculture fields, Application of green & farmyard manure, Crop management, Planting, Harvesting and Post-harvest operations. Onset of liberalisation opened avenues for women’s participation in agricultural labour force giving rise to Feminization of Agriculture and increase in rural female work participation rate. Consequent impact has been the creation of women entrepreneurs known as WOMEN AGRI- ENTREPRENEURS. Today they comprise about 10 percent of total entrepreneurs in India and 51% in Forest-b... View more info