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Empowering Women: Access and ownership over land and land based activities through education, legal literacy and advocacy in rural India

Sector: Women's equality organisations and institutions

EU Contribution: € 475,200.00 (88% of total).

Implementing organisation: Deutsche Welthungerhilfe Ev

Duration: from 01/2010 to 03/2013

Description: Specific objectives: 1. Increased literacy including functional and legal literacy among dalit and tribal women; 2. Increased access to and control over property , income and natural resources

Location : 100 villages from the states of Jharkhand, Orissa, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh (India) Target Groups: 3,300 tribal, dalit and socially disadvantaged women in these 100 villages