Oxfam India began its interventions in Chhattisgarh under the theme of Gender Justice in 2014. In Chhattisgarh, the issue of domestic violence needs to be viewed from a larger multi-layered perspective of migration, displacement, forest dependency, industrialisation, privatisation, witch hunting, human trafficking and bonded labour. Women and girls have borne the brunt of this dichotomy between growth and progress. Violence in the private sphere becomes a ‘nonissue’ for the society as well as most women.
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