HerRights projects are aligned to three action items. We review, select and fund promising, high-impact projects presented by partner organizations, and when the need arises, pilot our own programs as well.
Our Grievance Cell Based Model (GCBM) Projects offer help to victims and organizations who reach out to us with their stories, communicating an urgent need for help. GCBM projects are designed to offer anonymity to protect the victims and individuals involved.
Resource facilitation, victim support and rehabilitation
Prevention and Awareness
Support, proliferation & implementation of human rights through policy-level intervention
Let's Talk Event
Let's Talk is a series of guided conversations exploring gender roles and their effect on gender equality. The first two segments were held in Phoenix Arizona on December 16th, 2017.
Guria is a nonprofit dedicated to fighting child prostitution, second-generation prostitution, and sex trafficking in Northern India. The funds donated by HerRights contributed to the cost of helping them complete the second floor of their education and vocational training center in the Varanasi red light district.
Anka Cooperative: Kickstarter
ASFI: Rehabilitation home for Acid Attack Survivors
Venture for HerRights
Imagining transformative technology - safety enhancement devices for women
Faces of Feminism
Sharing stories of women from different backgrounds who have not only framed their struggles into success, but inspire others to do so.
Learn more: Food For Thought
Let's Talk Event
Another series of guided conversations exploring gender roles, led by HerRights volunteers in partnership with New Leaf on October 6th, 2018.
Awareness Handouts on Acid Attacks and Sexual Harassment
An initiative to provide concise and accurate information on acid attacks and sexual harassment to both victims and allies. The goal is to promote awareness and knowledge that will help all of us to fight back.