Safe and violence-free environment… it’s a girl’s job!

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  Julie Thomas, Program Officer, is working to change attitudes towards women and girls in the villages of Sonipat and Panipat in Haryana. Amidst the many patriarchal mindsets she encounters, the courage to change among the boys and girls who participate in Kadam Badhate Chalo makes her smile.   “Ladkiya jithna awaaz nikalengi, uthne ziddi […]

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KBC Sensitised Me to Violence Against Women

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Mohit, who is pursuing his Master’s degree in Psychology at Christ College, Bangalore, did an internship at PRIA Jaipur office. In this blog post, he reflects on how KBC as a programme is an effective way to sensitise youth to the issue of Violence Against Women, not just in communities but in personal spaces as […]

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Calm Tides of Change

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PRIA has the methodology of working with youth to instigate change under Kadam Badhao Campaign. Learning to work with youth requires us to unlearn and then understand the context before we enter the field. Sudha Samyukta’s free verse has been provoked by how we need to work towards common goals of change, positive influence and […]

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क्या महिलाओं के प्रति हो रही हिंसा केवल सामाजिक व्यवस्था की देन है?

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यदि  महिलाओं को अपने ऊपर हो रहे अत्याचारों को रोकना है तो उन्हें शिक्षित होना होगा, उन्हें अपने अधिकारों के प्रति जागरूक होना होगा, हमारा सामाजिक परिवेश इसके लिए उत्तरदायी है, महिलाओं का उत्पीड़न सबसे अधिक महिलाओं द्वारा ही किया जाता है, असमानता की भावना हमारे परिवारों से ही शुरू होती है, हमें देखना है […]

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Maun Nahi, Awaz Do!

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Supported by PRIA and HED, SAKAR (Social Action for Knowledge Building and Awareness Raising) undertook Kadam Badao Campaign (KBC) in Bareilly with an group of youth. Nitika Pant, co-founder and Secretary of SAKAR, reflects on the six month journey of implementing KBC, which she says has been one of successes and challenges for SAKAR.   […]

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My Experience with Kadam Badao Campaign, Jaipur

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I first learned about PRIA’s Kadam Badao Campaign (KBC) and its activities in Jaipur, India as a PRIA intern from the University of Victoria in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. My experiences with KBC allowed me to better understand the issue of violence against women and girls both as a whole, even connecting to it on an international […]

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