Men and women are integral part of every society and nation. Women’s education plays a vital role in the development and progress of a country. In the course of steering the economic development and prosperity of our country female education is important. Their talent, skills and knowledge must be realized, utilized effectively and equally. Women should be given equal opportunities, rights, freedom to equally contribute their part of skills, talent in the development of the country.
Islam Stressed on Female Education Equally
Islam had totally revamped the ‘doctrine of women’s rights, self-respect, and equal integrity to her self-esteem. Islam given the titles to woman as ‘mother, daughter, sister, wife, niece, sister and daughter in law’. This recognition to woman is indeed a meritorious award to woman duly authorized by Allah(God). Women were given equal rights and education to woman, was declared mandatory.
stressed the need and importance of education to woman and said, ‘To get education, is obligatory for man and woman.’
Effects of Female Education on Society
Men and women do compose an equal contour of human society. Together, men and women are like wheels of a vehicle and all of our social and economic life-cycle revolve around equally and when there’s a fault in one of the wheels, the vehicle can’t move forward and stay stagnant, hampered to reach to its destination.
Now this is the reality of the time that education is the key for women to move up the ladder of society for surviving. Women are as smart and strong as men in handling all the things that men can do, but this number is just not enough. Women strive their best to be equal as any men out there, and the main element that enable them to slowly change the bias view of the world is through education. A woman with knowledge is a respectable woman, she has the power to make people listen to her and the charisma that makes people follow her.
How Effectively an Educated Woman Can Administrate her Household?
An educated woman with her sheer vision, wisdom and sound knowledge administers her household matters effectively such budgetary dispensation as well financial affairs while an illiterate woman will always have troubles in the management of such matters due to lack of visionary farsightedness and miscalculation in household expenditure handling and management whilst half of her household budget is wasted unscrupulously. So, there is an obvious difference between an educated and illiterate woman as there is a famous quote that “Educating a man means educating a single individual while educating a woman means educating and enlightening the whole family.”
How Educated Women are Taking Part in the Development of the Country?
Gradually things are improving for a woman in Pakistan, which has been caused by their tremendous determination and courage. Today women are sitting on important positions and achieved great stature in various fields of education, business, army, health, engineering, media, IT and active participation is seen in area of sports and politics. About 45% of women entrepreneurs in Pakistan run traditional business such as parlours, bakeries, boutiques and the largest number are employed in Telecom and multinational companies.
Consequently, it is very important that women should be educated. On all these grounds female education is a vital necessity. Man and woman are like the two sides of a coin. Without one, the other cannot exist. Educated women can not only give an educated family but education of women can also be helpful in eradicating many social evils such as dowry problem, unemployment problem, etc. Social peace can easily be established.