Survivors of sexual violence who choose to report need an environment that is empowering, non-intimidating and non-judgmental.
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On 25 November, the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, was the first day of a 16 day campaign against gender based violence. A series of events were planned in Bengaluru with diverse communities across the city, which included street theatre performances, film shows and discussions.
The Railway Protection Force (RPF), Western Railways in Mumbai worked with us to promote and ensure women passengers’ right to safety. In June, the first session with 30 senior RPF officials was held, on how to effectively handle complaints of sexual harassment on trains and railway platforms. The Western Railways will play information jingles at several stations in Mumbai, including Dadar, Malad, Lower Parel, Bandra, Andheri, Borivali and Santa Cruz.