Women and Girls
India has 22 per cent of the world's population but 46 per cent of the world's illiterates. Every sixth girl child's death is due to gender discrimination. Studies show that when women are supported and empowered, all of society benefits.Their families are healthier, more children go to school, agricultural productivity improves and incomes increase. In short, communities become more resilient.
Empowering women to be the key change agents is an essential element to achieving the end of hunger and poverty. The Women & Girls cause is for consciousness-raising, training, dialogue and action around issues that matter to women and girls. Your support can strengthen connections across communities to promote collective action.
Your donation of Rs 365/- or more can provide resources and support to create safe spaces for girls and women to develop as leaders, learn from one another, and take action to promote social justice and to protect the girl child from feticide.