Founded in 2002, Shaheen provides legal counseling, leadership development and education to Dalit and Muslim communities in Andhra Pradesh, India.
Purpose: To strengthen women and girls ability to resist sexual exploitation and sexual and gender-based violence by providing education, vocational training, counseling services and employment opportunities to marginalized Muslim adolescent girls and educating community members on sex trafficking, domestic violence and the health needs of adolescent girls.
|Project Grant Amount||$30,000|
|Total Grants Received||$218,930|
|Theme||Girl Effect, Sexual Health and Rights|
|Population Served||Adolescent girls, Religious/Ethnic minorities, Women|