Astitva was founded in 2005 to combat gender-based discrimination and violence against women in Dalit and Muslim communities in rural areas of western Uttar Pradesh.
Preventing Gender Discrimination and Violence Against Muslim Adolescent Girls
To raise awareness among families and communities about the importance of girls' education, discourage the trafficking of girls, and raise awareness among adolescent girls about their basic rights.
|Project Grant Amount||$15,000|
|Total Grants Received||$80,889|
|Theme||Girl Effect, Sexual Health and Rights|
|Population Served||Adolescent girls, Religious/Ethnic Minorities, Women|