Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Topic: Women Farmers

Not secondary protesters, we are farmers: Mahila Sansad

200 women, allowed by the Delhi government, reached Jantar Mantar from Singhu border for the historic event on Monday, to press their demands to repeal three farm laws introduced last year.

Agrarian crisis is largely about the crisis of women farmers! A factsheet on women farmers

Women constitute a substantial part of the workforce in India’s farming sector, yet they are neither identified, recognized nor supported as farmers. As more and more men have shifted to nonfarm work in the industrial and service sectors over time, women have substantially remained in agriculture.