This paper studies the impact of services trade liberalization under the currently negotiated EU-India FTA on women’s lives in India and tries to delineate the concern areas. Services sector liberalization can affect women in two major ways; by creating or destroying employment and incomes; and by, affecting the access to critical basic services like credit, health, education, water, energy. It is undeniable that many chapters of services trade liberalization involve a clear and differentiated impact on women.

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