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
Purpose: To increase girls' access to education and discourage the trafficking of girls by raising awareness among families, communities and among adolescent girls and women about their basic rights.
|Project Grant Amount||$20,000|
|Total Grants Received||$102,139|
|Theme||Girl Effect, Sexual Health and Rights|
|Population Served||Adolescent girls, Religious/Ethnic minorities, Women|