A Response to “India’s Daughters”, by sister non-profit SAKHI NYC

Our Response to “India’s Daughter” International Women’s Day marked the beginning of a large-scale campaign to eradicate gender inequality and end violence against women in India. India’s Daughter, a documentary from Leslee Udwin focusing primarily on the December 2012 gang-rape of Jyoti Singh, was intended to air on BBC that day to launch the campaign.[…]

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Domestic Violence in Asian & Pacific Islander Homes Statistics

The APIIDV just released a study bringing together statistics and facts pertaining to Domestic Violence in Asian & Pacific Islander Homes. Recently published, it offers interesting facts about the rates of DV in South Asian communities. The Lifecourse IPV & Help-seeking Study of 31 of 56 Indian and Pakistani women found that:  Indian and Pakistani women, born[…]