Hidden behind the Spotlight: Indian Cinema’s Gender Problem

After winning the inaugural edition of the Oxfam Best Film on Gender Equality Award, director Alankrita Srivastava will be judging the films shortlisted for this year's award. Alankrita whose Lipstick Under My Burkha won the award last year is keen that more and more women turn to...

Women Representation in Political Decision Making: A Catalyst to achieving Gender Equality

It is globally acknowledged that ‘gender equality and women’s empowerment’ are at the core of achieving development objectives, fundamental for the realisation of human rights, and key to effective and sustainable development outcomes. However, on the contrary, despite their “proven abilities as...

Chhattisgarh police & Oxfam India release posters on women rights

Oxfam India and Chhattisgarh Police in a collaborative effort have developed four sets of posters on rights of women and children, particularly when they become victims of crime in pictorial form and in easy language.These posters will be displayed in all the police stations and police posts across...