Telangana Becomes First State To Make Gender Education Compulsoryby The Daily Eye Team January 12 2016, 3:46 pm Estimated Reading Time: 0 mins, 32 secs
Telangana has become the first State to introduce compulsory gender education at the graduate level; without repeating gender stereotypes in its bilingual textbook titled, ‘Towards a World of Equals.’ The book introduced on a pilot basis in engineering colleges affiliated to the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU-Hyderabad) discusses gender in its composite form without limiting itself to crime against women. From information on unacknowledged women writers of Telangana to problems of sex selection and women’s work in politics and economics, the book attempts to cover it all. It also touches upon complex subjects like female-centric history and male-female relationships.
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