Women Empowerment through Digital Technology
Information Technology has revolutionized the entire universe. The advantage accrued from the synergy of knowledge and IT need to be restricted to the upper strata of the society but have to flow smoothly to all segments of female world. IT sector is considered to be an equal opportunity employer both for men and women. Women get opportunity to be use technology successfully to build personal confidence and self-respect that has wider implications in women`s lives. The main motto of this paper is to focus on the position of women in newly emerging areas of information technology and to examine the different ways in which IT has enriched women in terms of employment. This paper also examines the effect of IT in rural or remote/ desolated areas.
Key Words: Empowerment, Digital Technology, NABANNA, SEWA.
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