Women being an integral part of the society have an equal bidding in all the activities that are taken up culturally, socially, economically and politically. But women are found to be the most marginalized and the most vulnerable category when studied on the context of poverty, availing opportunities, literacy rate and health.
Gender equity is an integral part of all the programmatic interventions of IGSSS. The objective is to mainstream the concern for gender across its programs and policies. IGSSS strives to promote women to be at the forefront of governance and to facilitate their control and access over resources.