Kadam Badhate Chalo

Initiate a youth-led campaign to end violence against women. Support youth leadership and provide them with knowledge and skill to initiate a change in their surroundings.

Location

Palamu, Jharkhand

Supported by

Martha Farrell Foundation

ABOUT THE PROJECT

The project is implemented in Hussainabad block of Palamu
district, Jharkhand and Varanasi District of Uttar Pradesh. The
aim of the project is to initiate a youth-led campaign to end
violence against women. It develops and support youth leadership and provide them with knowledge and skill to initiate a change in their surroundings.

OBJECTIVE

·To sensitize and train a group of about 50 young men and women (14-25 years old) from target population on how to tackle violence against women
·To sensitize and mobilize community members to raise their demands and create community structures to act against VAW
·To coordinate and liason with key officers/structures/PRIs to continuously coordinate with the community on VAW and efficiently address community demands by providing required services.

In Figures

5

Villages

50

Youth Trained

2000

Women impacted