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Ramineni Nagamani


Self Help Group movement in Andhra Pradesh and dwells on the present status of various types of SHGs formed under different programmers supported by the Government. It also looks at the impact of Community Based Organizations on livelihood enhancement and in building social capital.  And also   create among the women to have a feeling of ‘We for Ourselves’, to improve the status of women in the society and in family, distribute the responsibilities of decision-making power to all. Skill Development: create self-confidence, to inculcate the leadership qualities and interacting ability among the women this paper is purely based on secondary data and useful researchers and students.

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Ramineni Nagamani. (2022). AN OVERVIEW OF WOMEN EMPOWERMENT THROUGH SHGS. Galaxy International Interdisciplinary Research Journal, 10(2), 595–599. Retrieved from


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