Understanding gender violence through a different lens

Understanding gender violence through a different lens

The journey from Raipur to Kondagaon begins. It's the start of a long two week tour for a group of British Indian women who support some of Oxfam India's gender projects in Chhattisgarh and Odisha. Here is a photo essay:-

Members of Asian Circle visiting India, try and match steps with the local Tribals.

A group of young men in Mahasamand district curiously ask the Asian Circle members what gender violence is like in the western world.

Asian circle listening to gender perception of young men in Mahasamand district of Chhattisgarh.

A tribal woman of Kondagaon district in Chhattisgarh.

Nandini Sahoo, living in Hanuman Deep village, Mahasamand district of Chhattisgarh, decided to join the KHOJ Sajag’s Samajhdaar Jodidar (intelligent partner) programme. Read more 

A women dressed for the annual mela in Kondagaon district of Chhattisgarh


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