ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Rural Women, Poverty and Natural Resources-Sustenance, Sustainability and Struggle for Change

Women in poor rural households are burdened with a significant responsibility for family subsistence and are important, often the primary, and in many female-headed households the sole economic providers. However, their ability to fulfil this responsibility is significantly constrained by the limited (and declining) resources and means at their command

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