It is an honour to share that Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General GLBIMR, Greater Noida was invited as a Distinguished Speaker in a full day National Seminar on ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ at Constitutional Club, Rafi Marg, New Delhi on March 30th 2016. Our honorable Prime Minister launched this scheme on January 2015, this social scheme was launched in order to address the gender imbalance and discrimination against girl child in the Indian society.
In the session, Dr. Urvashi Makkar, Director General, GLBIMR, Greater Noida has spoken about the role of women in our society and the importance of women empowerment & role of education for the overall development of the society.
Taking the above purpose ahead, the seminar was dedicated to “Women Empowerment”. This National Seminar was a paramount platform to celebrate, accolade the achievements of women and to motivate overall processes that promote all-round development of women in the society. The women achievers came from all over India to participate in this seminar. The National seminar, being organized by Nari Manch,Gandhi Smriti & Darshan Samiti (Ministry of Culture, GOI) in association with IIP Foundation, Dialogue India and many other supporting agencies and NGOs.