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International Women's Day will be celebrated in schools and colleges across the country on March 8 at the initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development. The government has launched a special campaign based on the theme of International Women's Day this year from 1 to 7 March. Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said, "The government has taken many important initiatives for the education of girl students.

International Women's Day will be celebrated in schools and colleges across the country on March 8 at the initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development. The government has launched a special campaign based on the theme of International Women's Day this year from 1 to 7 March. Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said, "The government has taken many important initiatives for the education of the girl students. This is one of the many reasons for the success of the 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' scheme, making all of education The total enrollment ratio of girls at levels is now higher than boys. " It has been told by the Ministry that the celebration will continue throughout the year by the Ministry to carry forward the pace of empowerment of girls and women through education.
He informed that University Grants Commission will organize round table talks and among many other activities will start many other programs of women empowerment on various subjects in about 40 central universities across the country. He also informed that a self-defense Olympiad will be organized for girls at the school level on the lines of Yoga Olympiad. To ensure the safety of girls, self-defense training is imparted to girls of sixth to twelfth grade in government schools.
Culture and theater clubs in colleges and universities will be encouraged to organize street plays, mime shows etc. on women's issues. Nishank also emphasized that all colleges and universities will prominently display the women's helpline numbers at different places in their campuses.
Swami Vivekananda Single Girl Child Scholarship for Research in Social Sciences was started in the year 2014-15 to promote single daughter in higher education. With this, he has implemented the All India Council for Technical Education, the Pragati Scholarship Scheme to assist girls in the field of technical education.