The state government of kerala will launch first ‘Gender park’ in Kozhikode. This Gender park will led to promote gender equality and empowerment of women and men in the state. Gender park aims to became a premier convergence point for gender related activities.
This new Gender park will be inaugurated by chief minister Pinarayi vijayan during the second edition of national Conference on gender equality ( ICGE-11) on February 11, 2021 .
Kerela cm will also lay the foundation of International Women’s Trade and Research Centre ( IWTRC ) on same day.
Referring to this park, state health, social justice and women & child development Mr. Kk shailaja announced that such park is not just the first in country, but also first in entire world.
The overall cost of establishing the park is around Rs 300 crore and it spreads over 24 acre land.
Important takeaways of kerala for competitive exams:
- State : 1 November 1956
- Capital : Thiruvananthapuram
- Number of district: 14
- Governor : Arif Mohammed Khan
- Chief minister : Pinarayi Vijayan
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