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Special Number on Women and Millennium Development Goals
Soci. Work Review-Vol. 51 No. 1.pdf (2015)
  • Professor Vibhuti Patel
Abstract
The current issue of Social Work Review is the outcome of the International
Conference on Women and Millennium Development Goals : A Social Work Response
organized by Faculty of Social Work, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
in 2014 in collaboration with Gender Resource Centre, Department of Women and
Child Development, Government of Gujarat, Women’s Studies Research Centre,
The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, College of Social Work, University
of South Carolina, USA and with the support of Office of the Project Administration,
Tribal Sub Plan, Chhota Udaipur, Gujarat and Indian Council of Social Science
Research.
The publication of the select twenty-nine papers presented during this historic
conference is an effort to bring out the achievements made during the period and
agenda unfinished, requiring attention in the sustainable development goals to be
attained by 2030 thereby also directing schools of social work, social work educators,
practitioners, women activists and research scholars to chart out their plan of actions.
Keywords
  • women,
  • gender,
  • health,
  • employment,
  • human rights,
  • safety,
  • securoty,
  • education
Publication Date
Winter January 1, 2015
Publisher Statement
I am very happy that Prof. (Dr.) Bhavna Mehta, the Conference Convener has
made painstaking efforts to give shape to papers submitted by undertaking assiduous
task of editing it and bringing out this special issue on Women and Millennium
Development Goals. I am sure that the issue will make an interesting reading for all
those committed to bringing about a change in lives of women and making the world
better place to live for all.
Prof. (Dr.) M. N. Parmar
Dean & Editor-in-Chief
Citation Information
Professor Vibhuti Patel. "Special Number on Women and Millennium Development Goals" Soci. Work Review-Vol. 51 No. 1.pdf Vol. 51 Iss. 1 (2015) p. 1 - 350 ISSN: 2394 8728
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/professor_vibhutipatel/106/
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