Category: Initiatives

Women’s Day Roundup: Tweetathon, Press & lots of love

Holla, Mumbai! We hope you have a fantastic International Women’s Day 2015. We were featured in The Epoch Times along with Hollaback Delhi on March 8th. Besides, US Consulate General gave our Director, Arpita Bhagat a shout out along with three kickass ladies – Aditi Gupta (Menstrupedia), Elsa Marie DSilva (SafeCity), Bhani Rachel Bali (Point … Continued

We are Investigating Street Harassment: Internationally!

Hello, Mumbai folks! We need your participation for a research project on Street Harassment.Please check the details below and share as much as possible. Hollaback is a movement to end street harassment powered by a network of local activists around the world. Hollaback has teamed up with Cornell University’s ILR School professor Beth Livingston to … Continued

Reclaim The Streets|Reclaim Your Right|Demand The #RightRepublic

Where: http://tweetchat.com/room/RightRepublic As we enter the 65th year of our Republic, Hollaback Mumbai wants to raise few impertinent questions in a democratic India. Questions: We debate on why India, even after 65 years of being a constitutionalised democratic republic not able to provide safe public spaces to its citizens? Why we continue to face discrimination due … Continued

End Street Hrassment: Initiatives Mumbai

A lot has been going on in Mumbai to counteract street harassment.  Here’s a brief on three initiatives that you, as an individual can partake to make your contribution: HARASSMAP Mumbai: An Akhara initiative, HarassMap-Mumbai is a platform for citizens of Mumbai to take steps to make the city safe by taking positive actions. We … Continued