Building Feminist Leadership of Women and Girls from Marginalised Communities in Assam

Supported by: IDeA

The project is working in Masjida Bhita Char in Barpeta District with 84 adoloscnet girls and young women.

Objective: ·To build capacities and document experiences of adoloscent girls and young women to ensure continuation of education till at leact class XII and prevent child and early marraige.

Duration: November 2019 to July 2020

Livelihood Generation for Mothers of Girl Children in Masjidbhita Char

Supported by: WLTC

The project aims to support mothers of girls children with livelihood generation activities like kheta (cottton quilts) making and striching-tailoring.

Obejctives: Support family income increase through local livelihood activities for women to encourage spending on girl child's education

Duration: April 2020 to March 2021

Feminist Leadership Training Programme

This WLTC core programme aims at building leadership of grassroots women with feminist understanding and participatory tools for community action.

Objective: To support women's leadership with understanding of gender, patriarchy and social discrimination. And to provide women with feminist participatory tools to analyse barriers for equality and inititae social action

Duration: Every year

WLTC follows a 4 session module each year for a group of 20 to 30 women from different communities. Participants are supported to continu action on ground after completion of the programme