The 2013 Prajnya 16 Days Campaign against Gender Violence

 
 
The 2013 Campaign Report is now online! (pdf)
 
 

The 2013 Campaign Calendar

This year's programmes are mostly by invitation
or for select audiences at their venues.
If you would like to know more about any programme or workshop or to receive an invitation,
please email prajnya.16days@gmail.com.

 
 

1

Monday,
Nov 25

Safer Spaces
Local businesses commit to "zero-tolerance" policies for sexual harassment that happens in their spaces.

Men say NO to Violence against Women
Launch of a Call for Videos

2

Tuesday,
Nov 26
Coffee and Conversation with Ammu Joseph
A discussion about gender violence and the media, safety and security of women mediapersons at work--online and offline.
Gender violence sensitisation for nurses

3

Wednesday,
Nov 27
Domestic violence sensitisation for beauticians

4

Thursday,
Nov 28
Training session on the new Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace Law

5

Friday,
Nov 29
Taking Charge: A salute to women who changed their worlds
Film screening and panel discussion on the occasion of Women Defenders of Human Rights Day.

6

Saturday,
Nov 30
Rally for Change
A motorcycle rally to end violence against women

7

Sunday,
Dec 1
Your Body, Your Space, Your Rules
A personal safety workshop for women
Look out! Speak up! Take Action!
Community Café session on bystander intervention

8

Monday,
Dec 2
No women, no peace
A short course on women, conflict and peace

9

Tuesday,
Dec 3
The Violence of the Norm
Performance and discussion on how normativeideas about gender affect us all.

10

Wednesday,
Dec 4
Know your Rights
Legal literacy training programme on gender violence for entrepreneurs and self-help groups

11

Thursday,
Dec 5
Disability, Gender Violence and the Law
Screening of a video resource especially produced as part of the 2013 Campaign.

12

Friday,
Dec 6
Exploring Masculinities in South Asia: A Forum
Screening and panel discussions
Report:
Exploring Masculinities in South Asia: A Forum

13

Saturday,
Dec 7
In Transit to Safety
A Discussion on Women's Safety on the Streets and in Public Transport

14

Sunday,
Dec 8
Your Body, Your Space, Your Rules
A personal safety workshop for women
Look out! Speak up! Take Action!
Community Café session on bystander intervention

15

Monday,
Dec 9
Digital Media and Gender Violence: A Colloquium 
Report:
Digital Media and Gender Violence
Digital Media, Gender Violence, Privacy and Freedom: A Panel Discussion

16

Tuesday,
Dec 10
 "Vakkumoolam" (Testimony)
A performance and interaction
 
 

2013 Information Initiatives and Partnerships

 
 
Corporate Campaign Partnerships
Businesses we've worked with undertake to extend the reach of our campaign by distributing informational materials to their associates, vendors and clients.
Unspeakable Inequalities: A Blog Symposium
Experts reflect on the gendered impact of structural violence.
FIR Ready Reckoner, prepared by Amba Salelkar
"Disability, Gender Violence and the Law," a video resource.
Follow us on Twitter for informational posts through the campaign period.
 
 

2013 Partners
AVTAR I-WIN
Continental DataGraphics India
Empowering Women in IT
EZ Vidya
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
International Foundation for Crime Prevention and Victim Care
Inclusive Planet Centre for Disability Law and Policy
Institute for Transportation and Development Policy
International KravMaga Federation – Chennai Chapter
Let's Talk Men 2.0
Madras Medical College
University of Madras Departments
of Defence and Strategic Studies
and of Politics and Public Administration
The Marappachi Trust
Team of Metal Men
Orinam.net
Pacific International Lines
Queen Mary's College
Sandy’s Chocolate Laboratory
SPI Cinemas
Sundari Silks
Tamil Nadu Federation of Women Lawyers

Trends in Vogue Pvt Ltd
Vidya Sagar
Women's Christian College

 
 
For more information, email prajnya.16days@gmail.com.
For media matters, email media.prajnya@gmail.com.