Didi of Rural Bihar: Real Agent of Change?
Tiwari, M. 2010. Didi of Rural Bihar: Real Agent of Change? Economic and Political Weekly. 45 (33).
The Bihar Rural Livelihoods Promotion Society, JeeVika, a state-led women’s self-help group, is active since 2007. Based on primary research, this article highlights the potential role of the individual rural woman – the didi – in driving the social and economic shifts necessary for sustainable poverty reduction in rural Bihar.
|Keywords||poverty reduction; rural India|
|Journal||Economic and Political Weekly|
|Journal citation||45 (33)|
|Accepted author manuscript|
|Web address (URL)||http://www.epw.in|
|Publication process dates|
|Deposited||11 Nov 2010|
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