Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Bring in the men and boys to address domestic violence

Bollywood actor Armaan Kohli was arrested on June 12th for assaulting his girlfriend. I had not heard of Armaan Kohli earlier, but the news...

The Global Pursuit of Eradicating Child Marriage and its Relevance in...

Understanding Early Marriage in South Asia Since the first time I heard international concerns around child marriage in Africa and South Asia, I detected hints...

Women’s safety in Karnataka, will it be a reality?

As political parties in poll bound Karnataka are fighting for supremacy with caste and community polarization, they have ignored women’s safety as an issue....

ICT and the Rural Woman Entrepreneur

Introduction More than 90% of the India’s total workforce is dependent on the informal sectors, like agriculture, small, micro and household enterprises etc for their...

From unpleasant conversations to meaningful decisions

The adage “change starts with you” holds true for the whole team at community radio Alfaz-e-Mewat FM 107.8, an initiative of S M Sehgal...

Corporate Profitability through removing biases against women

India is a young nation of aspirations and growth. Ever since the 1991 Policy of Liberalization - Privatization - Globalization, it has witnessed a...

Sexual abuse of girls followed by refusal of abortion: A statement...

On 28 July, the case of a 10-year-old girl who became pregnant after being sexually abused by her uncle hit the news in India...

Women in the Lead: Monitoring Health Services in Bangladesh

Naripokkho is the first non political organisation working on women’s rights, liberty and freedom in Bangladesh. It is a membership based organisation, which was started...

Campaign Seeks Men and Boys to be Partners of Gender Justice

Thousands of passengers who travelled by Delhi Metro from 27th March to 10th April witnessed banners with motivational slogans and standees depicting statement and...

Working towards Planet 50:50

“Guided by the mantra of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao, the Government is trying to bring about a positive change”: Hon'ble Prime Minister Amandeep from Faridkot,...