Blogs / Violence against Women – Access to Justice for Survivors of Sexual Violence

Conference on “Women in India: Structural Violence and Civil Society Response” in Berlin

Conference on “Women in India: Structural Violence and Civil Society Response” in Berlin

20/10/2015

Amnesty International India participated in a conference and interactions with local Amnesty groups centered around our work on the Ready to Report project

The Policeman Said: Would You Like Us to Give Him ‘Treatment’?

The Policeman Said: Would You Like Us to Give Him ‘Treatment’?

17/09/2015

"The police asked us if we wanted to file an official complaint or just let the police and the prisoner sort it out amongst themselves"

Baghpat and caste & gender discrimination in India

Baghpat and caste & gender discrimination in India

9/09/2015

The Baghpat case shows the realities of caste and gender discrimination that exist in India, and the serious consequences that those who violate these unwritten codes of conduct must face.

The Policeman Said: You Went to His Place, You Had Lunch with Him, So How is this Molestation?

The Policeman Said: You Went to His Place, You Had Lunch with Him, So How is this Molestation?

8/09/2015

“We’ll decide if any action is necessary since this is not a case of rape,” were his words to me.

The Policeman Said: It Happened in Your Own Car, So How is this Kidnap?

The Policeman Said: It Happened in Your Own Car, So How is this Kidnap?

2/09/2015

"I wish the cops had been more sensitive towards my case, especially the inspector who was initially in charge"

These 5 tales narrate the experience of many Indian women

These 5 tales narrate the experience of many Indian women

11/08/2015

Here's a pop quiz: What happens almost every minute yet not every person will talk about it?

What I learnt about trying to file a sexual harassment complaint to the police

What I learnt about trying to file a sexual harassment complaint to the police

2/02/2015

Like me, a woman may ultimately decide not to file a complaint, but the system must continue to make it easier for her to do so