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Petition: Justice For Preeti Rathi #Acid Attack Victim

Amar Singh Rathi lost his daughter, Preeti Rathi, when she was the victim of a vicious acid attack that occurred during daylight at Bandra railway station in Mumbai on May 2 2013. The attack caused severe injuries to her face and vital organs and, eventually, after a hard struggle Preeti lost her fight for life when she suffered cardiac arrest on 1 June 2013. Read on

Ring the Bell - Bring Domestic Violence to a Halt!

One out of every three women faces violence behind closed doors. In 2008, Bell Bajao (Ring the Bell) became a nationwide movement in India. Bell Bajao is a national Indian campaign that aims to bring attention to the growing incidences of domestic violence faced by women in India. Read on

CARE India

Care seeks a society which celebrates diversity, where rights are secured, citizenship realised, and human potential fulfilled for all. CARE stands in solidarity with others in India and beyond to champion social justice and dignity for the poor, vulnerable and the most marginalised. We commit ourselves to principled positions and purposeful actions to empower women and girls. Read on

Blank Noise Project

The Blank Noise Project is a community-public art project that seeks to confront street harassment, commonly known as eve teasing, in India. Read on