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Women Institutionalized Against their Will in India - YouTube

Women and girls with disabilities in India are forced into mental hospitals and institutions, where they face unsanitary conditions, risk physical and sexual violence, and experience involuntary treatment, including electroshock therapy. The Indian government should immediately order inspections and regular monitoring of all residential facilities – private and government-run – for women and girls with psychosocial or intellectual disabilities. India should also take steps to ensure people with psychosocial or intellectual disabilities can make decisions about their lives and receive treatment on the basis of informed consent.
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Tragedy Befalls Mumbai: 22 Year Old Photojournalist Raped

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India is again shaken by another tragic incident of rape, the victim being a 22 year old photojournalist. She's taking a stand against the perpetrators, but will the Indian government join her?
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Why are Indian women being attacked on social media?

Why are Indian women being attacked on social media? | Awareness 4 Social Good | Scoop.it
The BBC Hindi's Divya Arya on why women being attacked on social media in India
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"Women facing cyber bullying of a sexual nature have not been able to convince the authorities to take action against their abusers under the law."

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One Indian woman killed every hour over dowry

One Indian woman killed every hour over dowry | Awareness 4 Social Good | Scoop.it
Figures from Crime Records Bureau reveal that 8,233 women were killed last year over disputes regarding dowry payment.
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Narayanan Krishnan: Restoring human dignity since 2002

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Narayanan Krishnan was on his way to become the prominent chef at a 5-star restaurant in Switzerland, when an event changed his life. While walking on the streets of his hometown of Madurai, India,...
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Ring the Bell to put an end to violence against women

Ring the Bell to put an end to violence against women | Awareness 4 Social Good | Scoop.it
In 2008, global human rights organization Breakthrough launched the Bell Bajao ("Ring the Bell") campaign to break the cycle of violence against violence in India. The idea was simple. When men hea...
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Ending gender-based violence should be on everyone's agenda. There is no excuse for it to still exist in 2013. 

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