Everyday we wake up to incidents of varying severity around crimes against women, particularly around sexual assault and rape. While the more intense ones make to the news the majority of the rest don't come to our knowledge. We believe that on a regular basis women go through some form of sexual harassment and they don't talk about it or don't even know what to do about it.

Durga is a citizen sector organisation, registered as a public charitable trust (80G and 12A), working on a multi-pronged approach towards creating gender equal spaces in India. We come from the belief that sexual harassment deterrence is most important and can be effective if addressed at the very initial instance. Our core is to bring a shift in thinking among various actors on their role in women safety.

Our multi-pronged approach is quite holistic in the sense that:



Monika Rajashekar

Enabler: Programmes