Point of View (POV)

 

Country

India

Organization

Point of View (POV)

Based in Mumbai, Point of View brings the points of view of women into community, social, cultural and public domains through media, art and culture. Point of View’s program areas include placing the broad concept of gender in the public domain; putting forward the realities of women in sex work as they see them; highlighting marginalized issues of gender, sexuality and rights; enabling women to speak out about and prevent domestic violence; and building the capacities of grassroots women to express themselves through media platforms.

Project

Advancing the Right to Health for Transgender Communities

Purpose: To increase knowledge of the female-to-male transgender population of Mumbai around their right to basic healthcare and legal services by supporting community organizing and education; to facilitate connections between the medical community in Mumbai and transgender individuals through public health drives.

Project Grant Amount $10,000
Total Grants Received $10,000
Years Supported 1
Theme Sexual Health and Rights
Population Served Sexually diverse communities