Topic: Disaster and disaster management.
5. ”Ease of living for women in the India is intricately linked to the water woes of the country”, Comment. (250 words)
Reference: Indian Express
Why this question:
The question is in the backdrop of disasters in the form of water woes and in what way they affect the lives of women in the country directly. The article highlights the facts that With women playing a leadership role in managing their community’s water resources, the Jal Jeevan Mission will provide a massive fillip to the ease of living for women, and they will no longer be beasts of burden.
Key demand of the question:
Discuss the interlinkages between Ease of living of women and the water scarcity/issues in the country.
Comment– here we have to express our knowledge and understanding of the issue and form an overall opinion thereupon.
Structure of the answer:
Briefly discuss some facts pointing at the context of the question.
Discuss Role of women in handling water as a resource in the community.
Explain the water crisis prevalent in the country.
Explain why is it important to address water issues to ensure good living for women in the country.
One can use suitable case study and explain what needs to be done.
Quote the policies like Jal Jeevan mission and their reach.
Conclude with way ahead.