Mubashira Zaidi, from ISST, authored the chapter, 'Work and Women's Economic Empowerment in Tribal Rajasthan, India' in part 3, Emerging Dimensions in the Understanding of Women’s Unpaid Work of the book!
Join DME for Peace on Thursday, August 6th at 10am EDT as Amrik Cooper of Dobility joins the M&E Thursday Talks to lead a discussion on “Safer Data Collection for Peacebuilding and Development.”CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!At a time when data is needed more than ever to inform policy and programs that keep people safe, the COVID-19 pandemic has made data collection more…See More
On Thursday, join us at 12pm as we begin a series of online conversations on the issues posed by the COVID19 pandemic and lockdown in India. We begin on 16th April with activists Ajita Rao and V Geetha, who will speak on the theme of social distancing, exclusion and caste. We frame this webinar series as 'A Crisis of Care', rooted in feminist principles of collectiveness, compassion and care that should be driving responses to the public health emergency and the parallel humanitarian crises it…See More
This webinar will explore the following questions:What challenges women and girls are facing and what are the threats to their safety in the current scenario – during migration, in their home, in isolation wards and quarantine? What are the effects of lockdown on the way women and girls are accessing essential services, health, government sponsored relief and entitlements such as old age, widow pension, etc.?What concrete steps and guidelines can be practiced to ensure that women and girls do…See More
April 10 (i.e. Tomorrow), we are organising a Public Townhall on Zoom, Another Pandemic: Domestic Violence about domestic violence during the lockdown and we would like to invite you to attend it.As you know, the COVID19 pandemic has forced people into their homes over the last few months. In this situation, many women and girls in vulnerable positions end up staying with abusive families. This has led to an increase in violence against women and domestic violence reports - the National…See More