Education and health in tribal women 1-2
Education and health in tribal women
Literacy low. 56%
Dropouts. 60 to 70%
70% get institutional delivery. Poor access point
Loss of forest rights have reduced nutrition.
Displacement induced trauma malnutrition. Saxena 2009. A Ekka 2012.
Facing issues of displacement. Discrimination. Exploitation by outsiders. Sanitation. 11% have tap water access.
Better status of northeast women.
35% tribals have primary education and less than 2% have higher education. 35% illiterate. Overall stats
Initiatives. Kasturba Gandhi Vidyalay. Girls hostels. Stand up India for loan.
Sunita Reddy 2008
. understanding heterogeneity of tribals and focus on tribal women in
migration, sexually exploited work, conflict areas and hazardous work.
Promote forest rights. Tribal economy based initiatives
Local healers and teachers in educatio
and culture based curriculum.
Garasiya case study. Pali toi 2018.